Semiotics in Spain
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Published by Mouton de Gruyter in Berlin .
Written in English

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Special issue.

Statementguest editors: Jose M. Perez Tornero and Lorenzo Vilches.
SeriesSemiotica -- vol.81 (3/4)
ContributionsPerez Tornero, Jose M., Vilches, Lorenzo.
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Open LibraryOL14353018M

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