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Hubris a study of pride. Foreword by Herbert Read. by Pierre Stephen Robert Payne

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pride in literature,
  • Hybris (The word)

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesHarper torchbooks, TB 1031. The Academy library
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 330 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19140785M

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