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Memoirs of a nun

Denis Diderot

Memoirs of a nun

by Denis Diderot

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Published by Elek Books .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated byFrancis Birrell.
SeriesMasterpieces of world literature-no.3
The Physical Object
Pagination22p.,21cm
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20632994M

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Memoirs of a Nun, which began as a joke and grew into a masterpiece, was one of the loudest salvos fired in the continuing battles between the clergy and the intelligentsia which defined so much of eighteenth-century French history.

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