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By night under the stone bridge

by Leo Perutz

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Published by C. Harvill in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Czech Republic -- Prague -- History -- Fiction.,
  • Prague (Czech Republic) -- History -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeo Perutz ; translated from the German by Eric Mosbacher.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2631.E5 N313 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination198 p. ;
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19946432M
    ISBN 100002710544, 1559700556

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