Mordecai Richler

leaving St. Urbain by Reinhold Kramer

Publisher: McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Ithaca [N.Y.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 498 Downloads: 889
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Subjects:

  • Richler, Mordecai, -- 1931-2001,
  • Richler, Mordecai, -- 1931-2001 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Richler, Mordecai, -- 1931-2001,
  • Richler, Mordecai, -- 1931-2001 -- Critique et interprétation,
  • Novelists, Canadian -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Jewish authors -- Canada -- Biography,
  • Romanciers canadiens-anglais -- 20e siècle -- Biographies,
  • Écrivains juifs -- Canada -- Biographies

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [459]-483) and index.

StatementReinhold Kramer.
GenreBiography., Biographies.
SeriesArts insights
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.R5 Z73 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 498 p. :
Number of Pages498
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22571491M
ISBN 109780773533554
LC Control Number2008425855

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