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Published by P. Owen in London .
Written in English

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Translated and selected from: Contes et fabliaux d"un troubadour provençal du XVIII siécle

StatementMarquis de Sade ; translated by Margaret Crosland
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. ;
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16722115M
ISBN 10072060849X

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