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Narcissa, and other fables

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


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StatementLouis Auchincloss.
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LC ClassificationsPS3501.U25
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21365386M
ISBN 100395331145

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Issues of legal philosophy taught in jurisprudence courses have also been pondered by brilliant fiction writers. This anthology brings together 40 law-related short stories by writers from various times and places, including Boccaccio, Hawthorne, Tolstoy, Kafka, Cather, and Asimov. The same fantasy and fear of exposure and exhibition recurs in several other novels and short stories by Auchincloss. ‘Narcissa’, in Narcissa and Other Fables (Boston, Mass.: Houghton XLVI (5 Sep ) ; Google Scholar. John Barkham, ‘Shattered Pattern’, New York Times Book Review, 27 Sep , pp. 5, 38 Google Scholar Author: Vincent Piket.


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