Life of Goethe
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Life of Goethe by Heinrich DГјntzer

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Published by Estes in Boston .
Written in English


  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, -- 1749-1832,

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Thomas W. Lyster.
ContributionsLyster, Thomas William, 1855-1922.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 796 p.
Number of Pages796
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22010602M

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