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world elsewhere the place of style in American literature by Richard Poirier

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English


  • American literature -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

StatementRichard Poirier ; with a foreword by Leo Bersani.
LC ClassificationsPS88
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 257 p. ;
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22313960M
ISBN 100299099342

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