Bohumil Hrabal (1914-97)
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Published by School of Slavonic and East European studies, University College London in London .
Written in English

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  • Hrabal, Bohumil, -- 1914-1997 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by David Short.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesSSEES occasional papers -- no. 63
ContributionsShort, David, 1943-, University of London. School of Slavonic and East European Studies. Centre for the Study of Central Europe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG5039.18.R2 Z55 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19562788M
ISBN 100903425742

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