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Literature in Sweden

Literature in Sweden

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Published by Svenska Institutet in [Stockholm] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swedish literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Magnus Florin, Marianne Steinsaphir and Margareta Sörenson.
    ContributionsFlorin, Magnus, 1955-, Steinsaphir, Marianne., Sörenson, Margareta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT9368 .L57 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22255775M
    ISBN 109152004732

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