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Six Scandinavian novelists

Lie, Jacobsen, Heidenstam, Selma Lagerlof, Hamsun [and] Sigrid Undset.

by Alrik Gustafson

  • 76 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novelists, Scandinavian,
  • Scandinavian fiction -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPublished for the American-Scandinavian Foundation
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 p.
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14643916M


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