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Published by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mauriac, François, 1885-1970 -- Translations into English.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Gerard Hopkins. Introd. by Wallace Fowlie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.M4463 Mau
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 610 p.
Number of Pages610
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5616257M
LC Control Number68024597

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