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The Adventurous Simplicissimus

Being the Description of the Life of a Strange Vagabond Named Melchoir Sternfels Von Fuchshaim

by Grimmelshausen H J Von

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Published by University of Nebraska Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsA. T. Goodrick (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7905438M
    ISBN 100803250770
    ISBN 109780803250772
    OCLC/WorldCa2411147

    Editions for Simplicissimus: (Paperback published in ), (Audio CD published in ), (Hardcover published in ).


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