|Statement||by Natalia Petrova. Translated by Baroness Mary Budberg: introduction by Dorothy Thompson.|
|LC Classifications||DK266 .P4, DK266 .P4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix p. 1 l., 193,  p.|
|Number of Pages||193|
|LC Control Number||30022367|
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