The pleasure of being oneself. by Joad, C. E. M.

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1951 ed.

Book details

SeriesEssay index reprint series
LC ClassificationsPR6019.O2 P6 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5076317M
ISBN 100836916654
LC Control Number74111841

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