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Fairy tales with one extra as a makeweight by Joseph Čapek by Karel ДЊapek

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementKarel Čapek. Illustrated by Joseph Čapek.
ContributionsČapek, Josef, 1887-1945, Weatherall, M. 1897-, Weatherall, R. 1899-
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22787453M

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