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Published by University of Rochester Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historical - Arthurian,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Celtic influences,
  • American Literature (General),
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • History and criticism,
  • General,
  • American English,
  • England,
  • English,
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • USA,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Adaptations,
  • American literature,
  • Arthurian romances

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9496138M
ISBN 100859915433
ISBN 109780859915434

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