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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English


  • Bachelard, Gaston, 1884-1962.,
  • Literature and science.,
  • Humanism in literature.,
  • Poetics -- History -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMary McAllester Jones.
SeriesScience and literature
ContributionsBachelard, Gaston, 1884-1962.
LC ClassificationsPN55 .M34 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 205 p. ;
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1889082M
ISBN 100299127907, 029912794X
LC Control Number90050649

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