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The expatriate perspective: American novelists and the idea of America

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in Rutherford [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- History and criticism,
    • Exiles" writings -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- European influences,
    • Americans -- Europe -- History,
    • America -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 227-239.

      Statement[by] Harold T. McCarthy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS362 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination244 p.
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5282274M
      ISBN 100838611508
      LC Control Number72000418

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