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Donald Barthelme

by Maurice Couturier

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Published by Methuen in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Barthelme, Donald -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Experimental fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 78-80.

      StatementMaurice Couturier and Régis Durand.
      SeriesContemporary writers
      ContributionsDurand, Régis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3552.A76 Z64 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. ;
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3492626M
      ISBN 100416318703
      LC Control Number82012488

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