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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


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Collection of autobiographical essays and a memoir, novelistic in style, entitled The Professor.

StatementTerry Castle
LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Pagination340 p.
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27116624M
ISBN 100061670901
ISBN 109780061670909

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