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Contemporary Norwegian prose writers

Contemporary Norwegian prose writers

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Published by Norwegian University Press in [Oslo] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors, Norwegian -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Norwegian prose literature -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Translated from the Norwegian.

    Statementthe Norwegian Authors" Association ; translated by David McDuff.
    ContributionsMcDuff, David., Norske forfatterforening.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT8405 .C6 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2323169M
    ISBN 108200074536
    LC Control Number86207013


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