4 edition of Contemporary theories and Canadian fiction found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -233) and index.
|Series||Canadian studies ;, v. 21, Canadian studies (Lewiston, N.Y.) ;, v. 21.|
|LC Classifications||PR9192.2 .D37 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 238 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||238|
|LC Control Number||99011294|
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