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A Postmodern reader

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postmodernism (Literature),
  • College readers.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Joseph Natoli and Linda Hutcheon.
    ContributionsNatoli, Joseph P., 1943-, Hutcheon, Linda, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN98.P67 P697 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 584 p. ;
    Number of Pages584
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1734440M
    ISBN 100791416380, 0791416372
    LC Control Number92039294


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