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Colin Wilson two essays : The English existentialist, and, Spiders and outsiders (including an interview with the author) by John Moorhouse

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Published by Paupers" in Nottingham .
Written in English


  • Wilson, Colin, -- 1931- -- Criticism and interpretation.

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StatementJohn Moorhouse, Paul Newman ; edited by Colin Stanley.
ContributionsNewman, Paul, 1945-, Wilson, Colin, 1931-, Stanley, Colin.
LC ClassificationsPR6073.I44Z/
The Physical Object
Pagination49p. ;
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21915608M
ISBN 10094665011X

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