Rituals of dis-integration

romance and madness in the victorian psychomythic tale by Ed Block

Publisher: Garland Pub. in New York

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementEdwin F. Block, Jr.
SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, v. 1650., Origins of modernism ;, v. 4, Garland reference library of the humanities ;, v. 1650., Garland reference library of the humanities., v. 4.
LC ClassificationsPR878.F3 B58 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 243 p. ;
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1395015M
ISBN 100815310838
LC Control Number93002310

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