Sweden writes contemporary Swedish poetry and prose, views on art, literature and society. Selected and introduced by Lars Bäckström and Göran Palm by Lars BГ¤ckstrГ¶m

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Published by Bokförlaget Prisma in Stockholm .

Written in English

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  • English literature,
  • Translations into English,
  • Translations from Swedish,
  • Swedish literature

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ContributionsPalm, Göran
LC ClassificationsPT9567 B24
The Physical Object
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26561224M

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