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Chaos and night

Henry De Montherlant

Chaos and night

by Henry De Montherlant

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the French by Terence Kilmartin ; with an introduction by Peter Quennell.
SeriesPenguin modern classics
ContributionsKilmartin, Terence.
The Physical Object
Pagination236p.
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13705645M

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