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Modern Fiction and Human Time

Wesley A. Kort

Modern Fiction and Human Time

A Study in Narrative and Belief

by Wesley A. Kort

  • 49 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Univ Pr of Florida .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • Time in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Novel,
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • 20th century,
  • Plots (Drama, novel, etc.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8021441M
    ISBN 100813008336
    ISBN 109780813008332

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