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Discovering Classic Fantasy Fiction

Essays on the Antecedents of Fantastic Literature

by Darrell Schweitzer

  • 291 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8822366M
    ISBN 101587150050
    ISBN 109781587150050

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