German medieval tales

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  • German literature -- Middle High German, 1050-1500 -- Translations into English.,
  • Tales -- Germany -- Translations into English.,
  • Tales, Medieval -- Translations into English.

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Book details

Statementedited by Francis G. Gentry ; foreword by Thomas Berger.
GenreTranslations into English.
SeriesThe German library ;, v. 4
ContributionsGentry, Francis G.
LC ClassificationsPT1384 .G47 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3501770M
ISBN 100826402720, 0826402739
LC Control Number82022050

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