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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

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

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