The sufferings of young Werther
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Published by F. Ungar in New York .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by Bayard Quincy Morgan.
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23267806M
LC Control Number57007359

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