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The queen"s necklace

Antal Szerb

The queen"s necklace

by Antal Szerb

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Published by Pushkin Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAntal Szerb ; translated from the Hungarian by Len Rix
ContributionsRix, L. B. (Len B.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPH3351.S86 K513 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24570670M
ISBN 101906548080
ISBN 109781906548087
LC Control Number2010399263
OCLC/WorldCa403475800

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