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Maladies of Marcel Proust doctors and disease in his life and work by Bernard Straus

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Published by Holmes & Meier in New York .
Written in English


  • Proust, Marcel, 1871-1922.,
  • Diseases in literature.,
  • Novelists, French -- 20th century -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementBernard Straus.
LC ClassificationsPQ2631.R63 Z918
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 175 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4096944M
ISBN 100841905460
LC Control Number80011204

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