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Metaphor & memory

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by Cynthia Ozick

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesMetaphor and memory.
StatementCynthia Ozick.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3565.Z5 M44 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 283 p. ;
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2062340M
ISBN 100394547012
LC Control Number88045769


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