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2 edition of The long now found in the catalog.

The long now

Uta Barth

The long now

by Uta Barth

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Gregory R. Miller & Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesUta Barth, the long now
StatementUta Barth
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTR655 .B335 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24494121M
ISBN 109780980024241
LC Control Number2010016057
OCLC/WorldCa609541342

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