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Writing Marginality in Modern French Literature From Loti to Genet (Cambridge Studies in French) by Edward J. Hughes

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • French,
  • Europe,
  • European - French,
  • French literature--19th century--History and,
  • French literature--19th century--History and criticism,
  • Literary Collections / Continental European,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / French,
  • European - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7714244M
ISBN 100521025788
ISBN 109780521025782

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