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The world within the word : essays

Author: William H Gass
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [1979?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Basic Books edView all editions and formats
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In this sequel to "Fiction and the Figures of Life", William Gass examines literature, culture, writers (their lives and works), and the nature and uses of language and the written word.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William H Gass
ISBN: 0465026257 9780465026258
OCLC Number: 45275607
Notes: "Reprint of the 1st ed. Published in 1978 by Knopf, New York"--Title page verso.
Description: 341 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by William H. Gass.

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