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Contemporary fiction

Pamela Bickley

Contemporary fiction

the novel since 1990

by Pamela Bickley

  • 235 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction,
  • History and criticism,
  • Roman,
  • English fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPamela Bickley
    SeriesContexts in literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR881 .B46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25274800M
    ISBN 100521712491
    ISBN 109780521712491
    LC Control Number2011453821
    OCLC/WorldCa230213682

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