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monkey grammarian

by Octavio Paz

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Published by Arcade Pub. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: El mono gramático.

StatementOctavio Paz ; translated from the Spanish by Helen Lane.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ7297.P285 M613 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination162 p. :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1866475M
ISBN 101559701358
LC Control Number90024582

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