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consolations of ambiguity

Robert K. Morris

consolations of ambiguity

an essay on the novels of Anthony Burgess

by Robert K. Morris

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Published by Missouri UP in USA .
Written in English


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StatementRobert K. Morris.
ContributionsBurgess, Anthony, 1917-1993.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19363504M

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