An elemental thing by Eliot Weinberger

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Published by New Directions Books in New York, NY .

Written in English

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StatementEliot Weinberger.
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Paginationx, 194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
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Open LibraryOL22754512M
ISBN 109780811216944

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