To the curious, intelligent reader

  • 16 Pages
  • 1.31 MB
  • English
National Book Foundation , New York, N.Y
Fadiman, Clifton, 1904-, Publishers and publishing -- United St


United St

Statementby Clifton Fadiman, in acceptance of the National Book Foundation medal for distinguished contribution to American letters.
ContributionsNational Book Foundation (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsZ471 .F23 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 16 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL827399M
LC Control Number95100373

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