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11 edition of The fantastic found in the catalog.

The fantastic

a structural approach to a literary genre

by Tzvetan Todorov

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Published by Press of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Literary form

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Introduction à la littérature fantastique.

    Statement[by] Tzvetan Todorov. Translated from the French by Richard Howard.
    SeriesA Volume in the CWRU Press translations
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3435 .T613
    The Physical Object
    Pagination179 p.
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5304664M
    ISBN 100829502459
    LC Control Number72087175

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