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First love, and other stories by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


  • Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883 -- Translations into English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. xxvii).

StatementIvan Turgenev ; translated by Isaiah Berlin and Leonard Schapiro ; introduced by V.S. Pritcett.
SeriesEveryman"s library ;, 191
LC ClassificationsPG3421 .A13 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvii, 253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1082626M
ISBN 100679435948
LC Control Number94006233

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