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From Fiction to Libretto Irving, Hawthorne, And James As Opera (Mainzer Studien Zur Amerikanistik) by Nassim Winnie Balestrini

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English


  • Genres & Styles - Opera,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages582
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12830493M
ISBN 103631534140
ISBN 109783631534144

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