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Young Tor̈less

Robert Musil

Young Tor̈less

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as Die Verwirrungen des Zöglings Törless: Wiener-Verlag, 1906.

Statementtranslated from the German by Eithne Wilkins and Ernst Kaiser.
The Physical Object
Pagination217p.,20cm
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19105340M


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