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Published by E.J. Brill in Leiden, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myth.,
  • Fictions, Theory of.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Shlomo Biderman and Ben-Ami Scharfstein.
    SeriesPhilosophy and religion,, v. 3
    ContributionsBiderman, Shlomo., Scharfstein, Ben-Ami, 1919-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL304 .M928 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination397 p. ;
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1419184M
    ISBN 109004098380
    LC Control Number93029158


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