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Exemplary stories

Exemplary stories

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCervantes ; translated by C. A. Jones.
SeriesThe Penguin classics
ContributionsJones, Cyril A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.C337 Ex8, PQ6329.A6 Ex8
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p.;
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22008263M
ISBN 100140442480

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