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The beast in the nursery

by Adam Phillips

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychoanalysis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-124).

    StatementAdam Phillips.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF173 .P568 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination133 p. ;
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17574441M
    ISBN 100571192661

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