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David Foster Wallace

David Hering

David Foster Wallace

fiction and form

by David Hering

  • 154 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technique,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid Hering
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.A425635 Z695 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 202 pages
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27220740M
    ISBN 101628920556
    ISBN 109781628920550
    LC Control Number2016009041
    OCLC/WorldCa926062055

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