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The book of French songs

by John Oxenford

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Published by Frederick Warne in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • English poetry -- Translations into French.

  • Edition Notes

    Title vignette: portrait of Béranger.

    Statementtranslated by John Oxenford ... to which is added Miss Costello"s Early French poetry
    GenreTranslations into English., Translations into French.
    SeriesThe Chandos Classics, Chandos classics
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 475 p.
    Number of Pages475
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24156673M
    OCLC/WorldCa820377

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