Andre Malraux, metamorphosis and imagination

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Published by New York Literary Forum in New York .

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Statementguest editors, Françoise Dorenlot, Micheline Tison-Braun.
SeriesNew York literary forum ;, v. 3
ContributionsDorenlot, F. E., 1934-, Tison-Braun, Micheline.
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LC ClassificationsPQ2625.A716 Z565
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Paginationxi, 258 p. :
Number of Pages258
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Open LibraryOL4550087M
ISBN 100931196027
LC Control Number77018629

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