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5 edition of Penelope of the Twentiethcentury found in the catalog.

Penelope of the Twentiethcentury

selected poems of Elisaveta Bagryana

by Elisaveta Bagryana

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Forest in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation from the Bulgarian, with some poems in Bulgarian.

Statementintroduced [and selected] by Blaga Dimitrova ; translated by Brenda Walker with Valentine Borrisov and Belin Tonchev.
ContributionsDimitrova, Blaga., Walker, Brenda, 1934-, Tonchev, Belin., Borrisov, Valentine.
The Physical Object
Pagination127p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21961736M
ISBN 10185610026X

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