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Biodegradable man

selected essays

by Milton Sanford Mayer

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Milton Mayer ; edited by Leone Stein ; foreword by Stanley W. Lindberg.
ContributionsStein, Leone.
LC ClassificationsAC8 .M4125 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 302 p. ;
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1870592M
ISBN 100820312444
LC Control Number90030058

  “Hannah Arendt said that sitting at the same table grants man his sameness, which is to say his identity.” The idea of biodegradable furniture, he said, seemed perverse and comic.

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