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11 edition of The age of the American novel found in the catalog.

The age of the American novel

the film aesthetic of fiction between the two wars.

by Claude-Edmonde Magny

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Ungar in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Motion pictures and literature -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated by Eleanor Hochman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS374.M55 M313
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 239 p.
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4584673M
      ISBN 100804425868
      LC Control Number77178166

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