Georges Feydeaus̓ The lady from Maxims̓.

by Gene Feist

Publisher: S. French in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 70 Downloads: 257
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Other titlesThe lady from Maxims̓.
StatementAdapted by Gene Feist. Based on a literal translation by Catherine M. Perebinossoff and Mierre.
ContributionsFeydeau, Georges, 1862-1921.
The Physical Object
Pagination70 p.
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23335049M

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