Early Soviet writers

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  • Russian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Soviet literature -- History and criticism

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statement[by] Vyacheslav Zavalishin. Published for the Research Program on the U.S.S.R.
SeriesEssay index reprint series
ContributionsResearch Program on the U.S.S.R.
LC ClassificationsPG3022 .Z3 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 394 p.
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5218970M
ISBN 100836917405
LC Control Number75117864

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