Some modern French writers
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Some modern French writers a study in Bergsonism. by Gladys Rosaleen Turquet-Milnes

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freepost, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Bergson, Henri, -- 1859-1941.

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Originally published, New York, McBride, 1921.

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Open LibraryOL19227129M

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