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Philosophic turnings

Paul Ziff

Philosophic turnings

essays in conceptual appreciation

by Paul Ziff

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Published by Cornell University Press in NewYork .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Paul Ziff.
The Physical Object
Pagination186p.,23cm
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19389994M

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