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Poems from the German

Geoffrey Herbert Chase

Poems from the German

selected lyrics and ballads. Newly translated into English verse

by Geoffrey Herbert Chase

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Published by Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German poetry -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Geoffrey Herbert Chase. With a foreword by L. A. Willoughby.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT1160.E5 C5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5484269M
    LC Control Number73228587
    OCLC/WorldCa3553217

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