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white nights of St. Petersburg

Geoffrey Trease

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Published by Macmillan in London, Melbourne [etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by William Stobbs.
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LC ClassificationsPZ7.T6895 Wh3
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 202 p.
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5716360M
LC Control Number70357948

In St. Petersburg, the grand city of the czars, they call them the “White Nights”: those 80 or so evenings, running from May to the end of July, when the city emerges from long months of cold and darkness and celebrates the brief return of nearly round-the-clock daylight.


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