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select bibliography of Jorge Luis Borges his work, general criticism on it and on its relation to English literature by Erna Von der Walde

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Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English


  • Borges, Jorge Luis, -- 1899-1986.

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M.A. bibliography - University of Warwick, [1984?].

StatementErna von der Walde.
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Open LibraryOL13935249M

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