Dictionary of Russian obscenities
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Published by Schoenhof"s forein books in Cambridge .
Written in English


  • Russian language -- Slang -- Dictionaries.,
  • Words, Obscene -- Russian -- Dictionaries.,
  • Slang -- Russian -- Dictionaries.

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Introduction in English.

The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20202886M

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