New writing in Czechoslovakia

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Penguin , Harmondsworth
Czech literature -- Translations into English, English literature -- Translations from Czech, Slovak literature -- Translations into English, English literature -- Translations from S
StatementGeorge Theiner, comp.
GenreTranslations into English
SeriesWriting today
ContributionsTheiner, George.
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23743321M
ISBN 10140029540

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Published Nov. 22, Updated Nov. 25,