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The art of the novel

Milan Kundera

The art of the novel

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kundera, Milan -- Technique,
  • Fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Fiction -- Technique

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMilan Kundera;translated from the French by Linda Asher.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination165 p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18303604M
    ISBN 100060972041
    OCLC/WorldCa30720666

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