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Tales of Hoffmann (Penguin Classics)

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Published by Penguin Classics .
Written in English


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ContributionsR. J. Hollingdale (Introduction, Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7355240M
ISBN 100140443924
ISBN 109780140443929


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