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Fiction"s present

Fiction"s present

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by R.M. Berry, Jeffrey R. Di Leo.
    ContributionsBerry, R. M., Di Leo, Jeffrey R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3321 .F55 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17565791M
    ISBN 109780791472637, 9780791472644
    LC Control Number2007001679

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