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Alexander Gode Von Aesch Papers

1924-1987

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Abstract

Includes biographical information, photographs, correspondence, writings, and periodicals related to Alexander Gode von Aesch.

Summary

Creator:
Gode, Alexander, 1906-1970
Date Coverage:
1924-1987
Quantity:
6 cubic ft.

Born in Bremen in the German Empire in 1906, Gode emigrated to the United States in the 1920s. He became a notable linguist and helped develop the internationalist Interlingua language.

The Alexander Gode von Aesch collection includes biographical information, photographs, and correspondence. There are also writings by Alexander Gode von Aesch and others as well as various issues of periodicals with references to Gode von Aesch. Related collections include New York City's Storm Publishers and the Frederick Ungar Papers.

The collection has three topical series, each arranged alphabetically.

All items in this manuscript group were donated to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives2001

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Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Alexander Gode Von Aesch Papers, 1925-1987. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Gode Von Aesch Papers).

Contents of Collection

Quantity: 3.5 cubic ft.

Arranged alphabetically.

Writings personally authored by A. Gode von Aesch and other personal material.

BoxFolderContentsDate

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1 1Biographical material - vitae, death certificate, award certificates, letter with biographical information, 1930 and 1931 cruise ship passenger lists, etc.1930-1931, Undated

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1 2PhotographsUndated

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1 3PhotographsUndated

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1 4Photograph - Caille, PierreUndated

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1 5Notebooks and Diaries, 15 items, various formats and sizesUndated

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1 6Photographs, some in albums, several hundredUndated

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2 1Correspondence with Anna Gode von AeschUndated

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2 2Correspondence - Gode FamilyUndated

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2 3Correspondence - Archivos Peruanos de Patologia y ClinicaUndated

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2 4Correspondence - "Live Chitchat"Undated

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2 5Correspondence - First International Translation PrizeUndated

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2 6Correspondence - Pertaining to Allison Gode Bertschee's motherUndated

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2 7Correspondence - "Just Words" (1 of 2)Undated

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2 8Correspondence - "Just Words" (2 of 2)Undated

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2 9Correspondence - Letters of CondolenceUndated

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2 10Correspondence - "Of Words and Things"Undated

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2 11Correspondence1924-1942

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2 12Correspondence1960-1970

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2 13Correspondence1970-1980

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2 14Correspondence - Hardin, Floyd and Evelyn (Friends of the International Language)Undated

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2 15Correspondence with daughter, Marilyn (Bepsie) (1 of 4)Undated

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2 16Correspondence with daughter, Marilyn (Bepsie) (2 of 4)Undated

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2 17Correspondence with daughter, Marilyn (Bepsie) (3 of 4)Undated

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2 18Correspondence with daughter, Marilyn (Bepsie) (4 of 4)Undated

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2 19Letter to Peter L. Lersch, with 1929 advance copy of "Sex Truths for Men and Women"Undated

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2 20Letter to teachers of German1956 December

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2 21"Interlingua" 4 page description of the workUndated

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2 22"Summario in Interlingua" capitula I-IVUndated

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2 23Unknown pamphlet in Russian issued by Science Service, Interlingua Division1964

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2 24Materials relating to Henry SeagerUndated

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2 25International Auxiliary Language Association (1945 Annual Report, pamphlet about Interlingua)1945, Undated

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2 26American Translators Association, By-laws and Code of Ethical Practices and Professional Rights; Budget materials1972

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2 27American Translators Association, Membership List1975

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2 28American Translators Association, Miscellaneous publications/reportsUndated

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2 29American Translators Association, Annual Meeting, Proceedings1963

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2 30American Translators Association, Panel Discussion from 12th Annual Convention, "Poetic Translation"1971

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2 31American Translators Association, Professional Services Directory1969

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2 32JAMA Interlingua Tear SheetsUndated

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2 33Book invoices1950-1953

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2 34Publishers' Book AdvertisementsUndated

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2 35American Medical Writers' Association. Report from the Publications Committee to the Board of Directors Meeting1967

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2 36Guild of Professional Translators, Translator Referral Directory1975-1976

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2 37Writings by A. Gode von AeschUndated

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2 38Book Review, Ernesto Che Guevara, by David Allport (2 copies)Undated

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2 39Typescripts for unknown column1961

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2 40"Just Words," Typescripts, nos. 5-3001962-1967

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3 1Just Words, typescripts, nos. 301-3691967-1969

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3 2Just Words (offprints from JAMA)1962-1972

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3 3Just Words (suggestions, comments)Undated

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3 4Live Chitchat, typescripts1963-1965

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3 5Live Chitchat (from Lebende Sprachen)Undated

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3 6Of Words and Things, typescripts, nos. Jan-691962-1963

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3 7Of Words and Things, typescripts, nos. 85-1061964

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3 8Offprint - A Beautiful Day (from Quinto Lingo)1967 September

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3 9Offprint - Goethes 'Seefahrt' (from Monatshefte)1949 February

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3 10Offprint - Makarie (from Monatshefte fur Deutschen Unterricht)Undated

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3 11Offprint - A Note on Iambs and Trochees, (from Monatshefte fur Deutschen Unterricht)ca. 1939

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3 12Offprint - Readings and Misreadings of Fritz von Unruh's The End Is Not Yet, (from Modern Language ForumUndated

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3 13Speech given at the Annual Meeting of the American Translators Association1962 November 30

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3 14Speech given at a meeting of the American Translators' Society Association1966

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3 15Speeches given at the Annual Meeting of the American Translators Association (2 copies)1968 October 26

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3 16Der Deutsche in Amerika (by A. Gode von Aesch?)Undated

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3 17In Search of the International Auxiliary Language, by E. Clark Stillman and Alexander Gode. International Auxiliary Language Association, undated 6p.Undated

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3 18Interlingua; a grammar of the international language, prepared by A. Gode and H.E. Blair. 2nd. edition. Storm Publishers1955

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3 19Interlingua-English; a dictionary of the international language, prepared by the research staff of the International Auxiliary Language Association, under the direction of Alexander Gode (2 copies)1951

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3 20Interlinguistic Standardization, by E. Clark Stillman and A. Gode von Aesch (typescript)1943

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3 21Principles for a Schematic IAL, Folder also contains several typescripts related to this work1940 June

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4 1Rhyming Dictionary of Interlingua, by Hugh E. Blair, with the assistance of Alexander Gode and others(2 copies of typescript)1951

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4 2"Schuld und Suhne des Ubersetzers," beitrag zum Siebenten Germanistentag New York, Sonnabend, den1966 April 30

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4 3Tannenberg, by Theobald von Schafer. Translation by A. Gode von Aesch1928

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4 4Tonio Kroger, by Thomas Mann. Translation by A. Gode von Aesch (3 copies of typescript)Undated
Quantity: 1.25 cubic ft.

Arranged alphabetically.

Related writings by other authors, some contain annotations/corrections by Gode von Aesch.

BoxFolderContentsDate

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4 5Burkhard, Arthur. "Conrad Ferdinand Meyer in Recent Translation," ( Reprinted from The Modern Language Journal, no. 81931

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4 6Campbell, Stuart B., tr. "Trans le Speculo e lo que Alice Trovava Ibi per Lewis Carroll,"Undated

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4 7Collinson, Wm. E. "Word-Building in International Language," IALAUndated

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4 8Crandell, T. Ellen. "Translators and Translating; Selected Essays from the American Translators Association Summer Workshops,"1974

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4 9Curtius, Ernst R. Europaische Literatur und Lateinisches Mittelalter, A. Francke1948

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4 10Eaton, Helen S. Semantic Frequency List for English, French, German, and Spanish, University of Chicago Press1940

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5 1Fife, Robert H. "Outline and Bibliography of German Literature during the Classical Period," Columbia University (contains annotations by Gode)1935

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5 2Fife, Robert H. "Outline and Bibliography of German Literature from the Renaissance to the Age of Enlightenment," Columbia University (Contains annotations by Gode)1932

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5 3Fischbach, Henry. "Abbreviations in the German, French, and Italian Literature," (Reprinted from Advances in Chemistry Series, No. 10)1954

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5 4Fischbach, Henry. "Biomedical, Pharmacological, and Medical Terminology in French and German Chemical Literature," (Reprinted from Advances in Chemistry Series, No. 16)1956

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5 5Friederici, Hans-Joachim. Das Unternehmen Vennbahn, 33p.Undated

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5 6Gilbert, Henry. Caius Ist ein Dummkopf, 74p. (typescript)Undated

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5 7Gopsill, F.P. and B.C. Sexton. Concise English-Interlingua Dictionary, British Interlingua Society1987

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5 8"Guide to Russian Medical Literature," U.S. Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare1958

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5 9Hofmann, Erich. Sprachwissenschaftliche Bibliographie (typescript)1933

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5 10Lange, Victor. [Bibliography on the Biedermeier period]Undated

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5 11Liedke, Herbert R. "Vom Wesen und Wortschatz der Autosprache," (Reprinted from Monatshefte fur Deutschen Unterricht)Undated

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5 12"La Lingvo Internacia," (Reprinted from Esperanto-Jahrbuch)Undated

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5 13Merritt, Anna J. "Pabst and the Film: a Retrospective," 4p.Undated

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5 14Merritt, Richard L. "Politische Desintegration und die Offentliche Wirtschaft: Das Dilemma Berlins," 18p.Undated

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5 15Mitrovich, Paul. Un Esay de Interlingvistiqe1969

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5 16Modern Language Association. "Historical and Cultural Survey on the German-Americans,"ca. 1940

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5 17Modern Language Association. "Relations of Literature and Science,"1940

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5 18"Pathology - Ward," typed manuscript with correction (author and editor unknown)Undated

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5 19Pocar, Ervino. "Traduzioni dal Tedesco, 1920-1970,"Undated

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5 20Podobsky, Jaroslav. "Johannes Amos Comenius," Storm1958

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5 21Schaeffer, Albrecht. Rudolf Erzerum oder Des Lebens Einfachheit, 294p. (typescript)Undated

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5 22Sholiton, Robert D. "A Set of Pattern Drills to Accompany H.G. Lunt's Fundamentals of Russian,"1963

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5 23"Terminarium" (IT 3804)Undated

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5 24"Trasylol" (articles by various authors from unknown source)Undated

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5 25"Ubersetzen - selbstlose Kunst und muhsames Handwerk," (Reprinted from Der Junge Buchhandel)1969 November 6

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5 26Wagner, Lydia E. The Scientific Interest of Friedrich vin Hardenberg (Novalis Edwards Brothers1937

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5 27Wilgenhof, K. "Dictionario de Nomines Geographic in Interlingua"Undated

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5 28Wilgenhof, K. Grammatica de Interlingua,, Information Interlingua1973
Quantity: 1.25 cubic ft.

Arranged alphabetically.

Periodicals with references to A. Gode von Aesch.

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5 29American Scholar, autumn1951

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5 30American Translator, no. 1; no. 3 (both contain articles by Gode)1966-1967

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5 31Der Auslanddeutsche, heft 21934

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5 32The ATA Chronicle, 15 issues1970-1978

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5 33Babel, 13 issues (no. 2, 1962 contains article by A. Gode)1962-1975

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5 34The Bible Translator, nos. 1-4; nos. 1-21974-1975

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6 1Bibliographia de Interlingua, no. 1 (cites some of A. Gode's publications)1974

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6 2Bulletin d'Information de la Chambre Belge des Traducteurs, Interpretes et Philologues, no. 31976

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6 3Currero, no. 22 (contains article on the death of A. Gode)1970

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6 4Equivalences, no. 21973

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6 5The Federal Linguist,1973-1974

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6 6 Fremdsprache 1972-1976

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6 7The Germanic Review(all contain book reviews by A. Gode von Aesch1938-1944

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6 8 Interlingua Institute Newsletter 1974

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6 9L'Interprete, 9 issues1963-1976

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6 10Journal des Traducteurs, no. 1, no. 31962

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6 11Le Linguiste de Taalkundige, 13 issues1972-1975

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6 12 META 1972-1976

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6 13Mitteilungsblatt Bulletin Bollettino, 4 issues1972-1974

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6 14Mitteilunggsblatt fur Dolmetscher und Ubersetzer, 3 issuesca. 1970-1979

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6 15The Modern Language Forum, no. 1-2; no. 3-4 (both issues contain articles by A. Gode von Aesch)1949-1950

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6 16"Neue Bucher," Nr. 1/21934

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6 17Novas de Interlingua, no.7 (A. Gode, editor)1965

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6 18 The Open Court 1932 April

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6 19Revista de Interlingua, nos. 33-34, no. 441969-1970

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6 20Traduire, no.70, nos. 79-81, no. 81-821972-1975

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6 21 Translation 1973-1983

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6 22Translation Inquirer, 21 issues1962-1968

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6 23Translator no.1 (contains article by A. Gode)1963

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6 24Translatoren, 14 issues1972-1976

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6 25Der Ubersetzer, 18 issues1973 May-1975 July