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The tower of Babel,

Author: Elias Canetti; C V Wedgwood
Publisher: New York, A.A. Knopf, 1947.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A planned eight-novel saga of the disorder the author saw around him was reduced to Die Blendung (1935; Auto-da-F©♭, or The Tower of Babel), the story of a scholar’s degradation and destruction in the grotesque underworld of a city.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Canetti, Elias, 1905-1994.
Tower of Babel.
New York, A.A. Knopf, 1947
(OCoLC)582266198
Named Person: C V Wedgwood; C V Wedgwood
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elias Canetti; C V Wedgwood
OCLC Number: 1021578
Notes: "Copyright 1946."
"First American edition."
"First published in English in Great Britain as Auto da fé by Jonathan Cape, ltd., 1946."
Description: 4 preliminary leaves, 3-426, [1] pages, 1 leaf 22 cm
Responsibility: by Elias Canetti, translated from the German under the personal supervision of the author by C.V. Wedgwood.

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A planned eight-novel saga of the disorder the author saw around him was reduced to Die Blendung (1935; Auto-da-F©♭, or The Tower of Babel), the story of a scholar’s degradation and destruction in the grotesque underworld of a city.

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