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Insatiability

a novel

by StanisЕ‚aw Ignacy Witkiewicz

  • 252 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in

    Places:
  • Europe, Eastern
    • Subjects:
    • Europe, Eastern -- History -- 1918-1945 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz ; translated, in a newly revised version, by Louis Iribarne.
      ContributionsIribarne, Louis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPG7158.W52 N513 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination534 p. ;
      Number of Pages534
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL967794M
      ISBN 100810111330
      LC Control Number96004251
      OCLC/WorldCa34026804


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