The wild body A soldier of humour, and other stories by Wyndham Lewis

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .

Written in English

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Statementby Wyndham Lewis.
LC ClassificationsPR6023.E97 W5 1927
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 294, [2] p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6710832M
LC Control Number28002807

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