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Emperor"s Clothes An Attack on the Dogmatic Orthodoxy of T.S. Eliot, Graham-Greene, C.S. Lewis & Others by Kathleen Nott

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Published by Peter Smith Publisher Inc .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American - General,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8244601M
ISBN 100844626651
ISBN 109780844626659

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