The middleness of man

ritual in the novels of John Updike
  • 165 Pages
  • 3.32 MB
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  • English
Statementby Edward P. Vargo S. V. D.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 20668
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationii, 165 l.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1368343M
LC Control Number92895640

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