Exploring Postmodernism (Utrecht Publications in General and Comparative Literature, Vol 23)

by Matei Calinescu

Publisher: John Benjamins Pub Co

Written in English
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  • Literary theory,
  • Postmodernism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism

Edition Notes

ContributionsDouwe Fokkema (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9426774M
ISBN 109027222002
ISBN 109789027222008

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