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savage god

Alvarez, A.

savage god

a study of suicide

by Alvarez, A.

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suicide.,
  • Suicide in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] A. Alvarez.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6545 .A55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 249 p.
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5030876M
    ISBN 100297993585
    LC Control Number73882065

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