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The writer"s voice

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alvarez, A. 1929- -- Authorship.,
  • Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Authorship -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128).

    StatementA. Alvarez.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6051.L9 Z477 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3293212M
    ISBN 10039305795X
    LC Control Number2004012391
    OCLC/WorldCa55518351


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