Flesh and spirit in the writings of Leonard Cohen.
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Flesh and spirit in the writings of Leonard Cohen. by Richard J. Knelsen

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Published in [Winnipeg] .
Written in English


  • Cohen, Leonard, -- 1934-

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Edition Notes

Thesis--University of Manitoba. Bibliography: leaves 97-104. Microfilm of typescript. Ottawa, National Library, 1970. 1 reel.

SeriesCanadian theses on microfilm, no. 4456, Canadian theses on microfilm
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 104 leaves. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18810030M

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