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Published .
Written in English

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  • Marriage,
  • Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementAntal Szerb ; translated from the Hungarian by Len Rix ; introduction by Julie Orringer
SeriesNew York Review Books classics, New York Review Books classics
ContributionsRix, L. B. (Len B.), translator
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPH3351.S86 U813 2014
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 301 pages
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27166235M
ISBN 101590177738
ISBN 109781590177730
LC Control Number2014013231
OCLC/WorldCa866837222

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