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writer in extremis

Walter Herbert Sokel

writer in extremis

expressionism in twentieth-century German literature

by Walter Herbert Sokel

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Expressionism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWalter H. Sokel.
    SeriesMcGraw-Hill paperbacks
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251 p. --
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15386223M

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