Studies in verbal art
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Studies in verbal art texts in Czech and Slovak by Roman Jakobson

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Published by Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences in America; [order from] Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Poetry.,
  • Philology.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Roman Jakobson.
SeriesMichigan Slavic contributions,, no. 4
LC ClassificationsPN1031 .J28
The Physical Object
Pagination412 p.
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5349281M
LC Control Number72225394

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