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Tolstoy by T. G. S. Cain

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

StatementT. G. S. Cain.
LC ClassificationsPG3410 .C27 1977b
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 210 p. ;
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4905895M
ISBN 100064908909
LC Control Number76053287

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