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Tolstoy and his wife by T. I. Polner

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Published by W.W. Norton & Company, inc. in New York .
Written in English


  • Tolstoy, Leo, -- graf, -- 1828-1910,
  • Tolstai︠a︡, S. A. -- 1844-1919,
  • Authors, Russian -- 19th century -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Statementby Tikhon Polner, translated by Nicholas Wreden.
ContributionsWreden, Nicholas R.
LC ClassificationsPG3388 .P612
The Physical Object
Pagination222 p., 1 .
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15091390M
LC Control Number45005651

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