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Schoolmates of the long-ago motifs and archetypes in Dorita Fairlie Bruce"s boarding school stories by Eva LoМ€fgren

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Published by Symposion Graduale in Stockholm .
Written in English



  • Scotland


  • Bruce, Dorita Fairlie, 1885-1970 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Children -- Books and reading -- Scotland -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Children"s stories, Scottish -- History and criticism.,
  • Psychological fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • Archetype (Psychology) in literature.,
  • Education in literature.,
  • Scotland -- In literature.

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Edition Notes

StatementEva Margareta Löfgren.
SeriesSkriter [sic] utgivna av Svenska barnboksinstitutet ;, nr 47, Skrifter utgivna av Svenska barnboksinstitutet ;, nr 47.
LC ClassificationsPR6003.R812 L74 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination367 p. :
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1135236M
ISBN 10917139141X
LC Control Number94102108

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