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7 edition of Twentieth Century Danish Writers found in the catalog.

Twentieth Century Danish Writers

by Marianne Stecher-Hansen

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Reference works,
  • 20th century,
  • Reference,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Danish,
  • European - General,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes

  • Edition Notes

    Dictionary of Literary Biography

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8145914M
    ISBN 100787631086
    ISBN 109780787631086

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