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Nobel lectures from the literature laureates, 1986 to 2006. by

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Published by New Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Modern -- 21st century -- History and criticism,
  • Literature -- Philosophy,
  • Nobel Prizes

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPN771 .N67 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17907191M
ISBN 109781595582010
LC Control Number2007017328

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