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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


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Previoulsy published: New York : Vintage Books, 1973, c1936.

Other titlesRelation of human nature to the human mind
StatementGertrude Stein ; with an introduction by William H. Gass.
SeriesPAJ books
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3537.T323 G37 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1119932M
ISBN 100801851335
LC Control Number94046361

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