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muses by Jean-Luc Nancy

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English


  • Aesthetics,
  • Arts -- Philosophy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-118).

StatementJean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Peggy Kamuf.
SeriesMeridian, crossing aesthetics, Meridian (Stanford, Calif.)
LC ClassificationsBH39 .N2713 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL973951M
ISBN 100804727805, 0804727813
LC Control Number96010880

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