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Most of It Essays on Language and the Imagination

by Theodore Baird

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Published by Amherst College Pr .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam H. Pritchard (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11546483M
ISBN 10094318407X
ISBN 109780943184074
OCLC/WorldCa41949866

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