The city & the mountains by José Maria Eça de Queirós

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens, Ohio .

Written in English

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  • Portugal -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Translation of: A cidade e as serras.

Book details

Other titlesCity and the mountains.
StatementEça de Queiroz ; translated from the Portuguese by Roy Campbell.
LC ClassificationsPQ9261.E3 C422 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5540255M
LC Control Number67017895

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