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colonial roots of American fiction

Marilla Battilana

colonial roots of American fiction

notes toward a new theory

by Marilla Battilana

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Published by L.S. Olschki Editore in Firenze .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism.,
    • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.),
    • Colonies in literature.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 81-90) and index.

      StatementMarilla Battilana.
      SeriesOpuscoli accademici ;, 17, Opuscoli accademici (Università di Padova. Facoltà di lettere e filosofia) ;, 17.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS371 .B38 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p. ;
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2251936M
      ISBN 108822235886
      LC Control Number89128878
      OCLC/WorldCa19379032

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