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The American Narcissus

Individualism and Women in Nineteenth-Century American Fiction

by Joyce W. Warren

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Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • American - General,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages345
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8025282M
    ISBN 100813514959
    ISBN 109780813514956


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