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French utopias an anthology of ideal societies. by Frank Edward Manuel

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English


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StatementEdited, with an introduction and translations, by Frank E. Manuel and Fritzie P. Manuel
SeriesSchocken paperback, SB320, Schocken paperbacks
ContributionsManuel, Fritzie Prigohzy
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 426 p.
Number of Pages426
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14972647M

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