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Published by Paupers" Press in Nottingham, England .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Existentialism

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementColin Wilson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB819 .W535 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination18, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2116203M
ISBN 100946650047
LC Control Number88172082

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