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Modernism and Virginia Woolf by N. Takei Da Silva

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Published by Windsor Publications in Windsor, England .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Literature, Modern -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-257) and indexes.

StatementN. Takei da Silva.
LC ClassificationsPR6045.O72 Z584 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 270 p. ;
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1637023M
ISBN 101870417062, 1870417038
LC Control Number91188783

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