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Recollections & essays

Tolstoy

Recollections & essays

by Tolstoy

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Leo Tolstóy ; translated with an introduction by Aylmer Maude.
SeriesWorld"s classics -- 459
ContributionsMaude, Aylmer, 1858-1938.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 504 p. ;
Number of Pages504
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22917281M

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