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Usurpers

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain -- History -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Los usurpadores.

      StatementFrancisco Ayala ; translated by Carolyn Richmond.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ6601.Y3 U713 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 178 p. ;
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2860802M
      ISBN 100805239707
      LC Control Number84023602


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