The Anatomist of Melancholy
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The Anatomist of Melancholy Essays in Memory of W.G. Sebald by Rudiger Gorner

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Published by Iudicium .
Written in English


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Number of Pages93
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Open LibraryOL8299621M
ISBN 100854572058
ISBN 109780854572052

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