Narration in the German Novelle Theory and Interpretation (Anglica Germanica Series 2) by John M. Ellis

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  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Germany,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / European,
  • European - General

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7735931M
ISBN 100521295920
ISBN 109780521295925
OCLC/WorldCa6286265

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