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The writing of stones

by Roger Caillois

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones -- Folklore.,
  • Precious stones.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: L"écriture des pierres.

    StatementRoger Caillois ; with an introduction by Marguerite Yourcenar ; translated by Barbara Bray.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR805 .C2913 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 108 p. :
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2858341M
    ISBN 100813910501
    LC Control Number84021000
    OCLC/WorldCa11234255

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