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Alfred Jarry

Alastair Brotchie

Alfred Jarry

a pataphysical life

by Alastair Brotchie

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French Authors,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-396) and index.

    StatementAlastair Brotchie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2619.A65 Z626 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 405 p. :
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25313219M
    ISBN 100262016192
    ISBN 109780262016193
    LC Control Number2010047652
    OCLC/WorldCa683247726

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texte multicolor sur fond vert éd., pp., dessins en noir de Jarry et de Pierre Bonnard, édition établie et présnetée par Maurice Saillet, table des matières, Première édition au Livre de poche avec.