Hermann and Dorothea; an epic
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Published by Mitre Press in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementillustrated from the paintings by Arthur, Freiherr von Ramberg and other sources ; translated into English verse by George F. Timpson with a foreword by L.A. Willoughby.
ContributionsTimpson, George Frederick
LC ClassificationsPT2026 H3 T5
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18523415M

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