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In the age of prose literary and philosophical essays by Erich Heller

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English


  • German literature -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Modern -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

StatementErich Heller.
LC ClassificationsPT105 .H436 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3165719M
ISBN 100521254930, 0521274958
LC Control Number83007680

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