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The hundred tales

The hundred tales

(Les cent nouvelles nouvelles)

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Published by [Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French fiction -- To 1500 -- Translations into English,
  • Tales, Medieval -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Rossell Hope Robbins. Illustrated by Alexander Dobkin.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    ContributionsRobbins, Rossell Hope, 1912- tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1553.C3 A25
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 390 p.
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5801714M
    LC Control Number60015389

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