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Figuring the East

Segalen, Malraux, Duras, and Barthes
  • 160 Pages
  • 1.72 MB
  • English
State University of New York Press , Albany
French literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism., Orient -- In litera



StatementMarie-Paule Ha.
LC ClassificationsPQ305 .H25 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 160 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL39624M
ISBN 10079144385X, 0791443868
LC Control Number99029215

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