Comparative literature and comparative cultural studies



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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-342) and index.

Statementedited by Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek.
SeriesComparative cultural studies
ContributionsTötösy de Zepetnek, Steven, 1950-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN863 .C584 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 356 p. ;
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3556126M
ISBN 101557532885, 1557532907
LC Control Number2002012984

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