Nikolai Gogol, 1809-1852 by Janko Lavrin

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  • Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, -- 1809-1852.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155).

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StatementJanko Lavrin.
SeriesCollier books -- AS241Y
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. ; 19 cm.
Number of Pages160
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Open LibraryOL22915505M

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