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Four poets of Lithuania

Four poets of Lithuania

Vytautas P. Bložė, Sigitas Geda, Nijolė Miliauskaitė, Kornelijus Platelis

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Published by Vaga in Vilnius .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lithuanian poetry -- 20th century -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Translated from Lithuanian.

    Statementselected and translated by Jonas Zdanys.
    ContributionsBložė, Vytautas, 1930-, Zdanys, Jonas, 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG8771.E3 F68 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p. ;
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL767240M
    ISBN 10541500405X
    LC Control Number97165595

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