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Literature after Darwin

Virginia Richter

Literature after Darwin

human beasts in western fiction, 1859-1939

by Virginia Richter

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Virginia Richter
SeriesPalgrave studies in nineteenth-century writing and culture
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR878.E95 R53 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24412549M
ISBN 109780230273405
LC Control Number2010034415


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