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Monstrous possibility an invitation to literary politics by Curtis White

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Published by Dalkey Archive Press in Normal, Ill .
Written in English


  • Postmodernism (Literature),
  • Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Curtis White.
LC ClassificationsPN98.P67 W45 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. ;
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL702444M
ISBN 101564781909
LC Control Number97051439

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