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9 edition of Thinkers of the East. found in the catalog.

Thinkers of the East.

by Idries Shah

  • 195 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales,
  • Sufism

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6071.S85 S52 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4468938M
    ISBN 100140034102
    LC Control Number79171353

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