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woman with a thousand children

Clara Viebig

woman with a thousand children

by Clara Viebig

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Published by D. Appleton and company in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Die Frau mit den tausend Kindern.

Statementby Clara Viebig, translated by Brian Lunn.
ContributionsLunn, Brian, tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.C663 Wo
The Physical Object
Pagination291 p.
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6740978M
LC Control Number30009245
OCLC/WorldCa1011272

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