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Reader in a strange land

the activity of reading literary utopias

by Peter Ruppert

  • 196 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Utopias in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Ruppert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.U8 R86 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 193 p. ;
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2535710M
    ISBN 100820308218
    LC Control Number85016512

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