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Troubled Histories, Troubled Fictions Twentieth-Century Anglo-Irish Prose (D Q R Studies in Literature) by C. C. Barfoot

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Published by Editions Rodopi .
Written in English


  • Literary studies: general,
  • Ireland,
  • Irish Prose,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJose Lanters (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12807093M
ISBN 109051837895
ISBN 109789051837896

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