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Modernist conjectures

Fokkema, Douwe Wessel

Modernist conjectures

a mainstream in European literature, 1910-1940

by Fokkema, Douwe Wessel

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • European prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- Europe

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDouwe Fokkema, Elrud Ibsch.
      ContributionsIbsch, Elrud.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN3503 .F613 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 330 p. ;
      Number of Pages330
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2529109M
      ISBN 100312020600
      LC Control Number88004500


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