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Love and garbage

by Ivan KlГ­ma

  • 131 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Láska a smetí.

StatementIvan Klíma ; translated from the Czech by Ewald Osers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG5039.21.L5 L3713 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1890112M
ISBN 100394589769
LC Control Number90053573

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