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Against architecture

the writings of Georges Bataille

by Denis Hollier

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bataille, Georges, 1897-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Bataille, Georges, 1897-1962 -- Knowledge -- Architecture.,
  • Architecture and literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDenis Hollier ; translated by Betsy Wing.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2603.A695 Z713 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2209672M
    ISBN 100262081865
    LC Control Number89032117

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