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Against the grain =

Joris-Karl Huysmans

Against the grain =

(A rebours)

by Joris-Karl Huysmans

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Published by A. & C. Boni in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J.K. Huysman ; translated by John Howard ; introduction by Havelock Ellis
The Physical Object
Pagination331 p. ;
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14958902M

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