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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Ethics in literature,
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Didactic fiction, English -- History and criticism,
  • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 19th century,
  • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-172) and index.

StatementJil Larson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR878.E67 L37 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6783341M
ISBN 100521792827
LC Control Number00033706

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