Language & philosophy.

by Mikel Dufrenne

Publisher: Indiana University Press in Bloomington

Written in English
Published: Pages: 106 Downloads: 156
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  • Language and languages -- Philosophy.

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StatementTranslated by Henry B. Veatch. With a foreword by Paul Henle.
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LC ClassificationsP105 .D8, P105 .D8
The Physical Object
Pagination106 p.
Number of Pages106
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Open LibraryOL14196914M

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