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The feast of fools

Harvey Gallagher Cox

The feast of fools

a theological essay on festivity and fantasy

by Harvey Gallagher Cox

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Festivals.,
  • Fantasy.,
  • Theology -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harvey Cox.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT28 .C65
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21083436M
    ISBN 100674295250
    LC Control Number75-95914


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