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The tragic pursuit of being Unamuno and Sartre by Richard Ellis Roberts

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sartre, Jean Paul, 1905- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Unamuno, Miguel de, 1864-1936 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Existentialism in literature,
  • Existentialism,
  • Literature, Comparative -- French and Spanish,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Spanish and French

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRobert Richmond Ellis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2637.A82 Z67 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 114 p. ;
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2389022M
ISBN 100817303855
LC Control Number87018209

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