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History of Norwegian literature

Theodore Jorgenson

History of Norwegian literature

by Theodore Jorgenson

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Norwegian literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Theodore Jorgenson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT8363 .J6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 559 p.
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6288058M
    LC Control Number33009265
    OCLC/WorldCa2812769

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