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Four Czech short stories.

Iris Urwin LewitovaМЃ

Four Czech short stories.

Translated from the Czech by Iris Urwin.

by Iris Urwin LewitovaМЃ

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Published by Orbis in Prague .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Czechoslovakia
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, Czech -- Translations into English.,
    • Czechoslovakia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      CONTENTS. - Drda, J. The silent barricade. - Aškenazi, L. The glow. - Weiss, J. Faithful service. - Marek, J. A mother speaks.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.U75 Fo, PG5029 Fo
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5712137M
      LC Control Number70234790

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