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Wild thorns

SahМЈar KhaliМ„fah

Wild thorns

by SahМЈar KhaliМ„fah

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Published by Interlink Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: al-Ṣabbār.

StatementSahar Khalifeh ; translated by Trevor LeGassick and Elizabeth Fernea.
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p. ;
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22371420M
ISBN 101566563364

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