Three tragedies

by Federico GarcГ­a Lorca

Publisher: Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1955 ed. published by New Directions, New York.

Statementby Federico García Lorca ; translated by James Graham-Luján and Richard L. O"Connell ; introd. by Francisco Gracía Lorca.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ6613.A763 A24 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4537021M
ISBN 100837195780
LC Control Number77003056

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