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Andre Maurois by L. Clark Keating

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Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • Maurois, André, 1885-1967 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 159-166.

Statementby L. Clark Keating.
SeriesTwayne"s world authors series, TWAS 53. France
LC ClassificationsPQ2625.A95 Z69
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 172 p.
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5619629M
LC Control Number68028491

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