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6 edition of Women and fiction found in the catalog.

Women and fiction

feminism and the novel 1880-1920

by Patricia Stubbs

  • 178 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Women in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPatricia Stubbs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR830.W6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 263 p. ;
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18687321M
    ISBN 100416306403

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