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astonished man

Blaise Cendrars

astonished man

a novel

by Blaise Cendrars

  • 56 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Owen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as L"Homme foudroyé.

Statementtranslated from the French by Nina Rootes.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.C334 As5, PQ2605.E55 As5
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p.
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4367126M
ISBN 100720601606
LC Control Number78472357

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