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William H. Gass

temple of texts

fifty literary pillars : an exhibit to inaugurate the International Writers Center

by William H. Gass

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Published by Special Collections, Olin Library, Washington University in [St. Louis] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). -- Libraries. -- Special Collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Best books -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Catalog accompanying an exhibit held in Special Collections, Olin Library, Washington University, Winter 1991.

    Other titlesFifty literary pillars.
    Statementselected by William Gass.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsInternational Writers Center., Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). Libraries. Special Collections.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16947606M


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