The collector in nineteenth-century French literature representation, identity, knowledge by Emma Bielecki

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Published by Peter Lang in Oxford, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • French literature,
  • Collectors and collecting in literature,
  • History and criticism

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementEmma Bielecki
SeriesFrench studies of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries -- 32
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ292 .B47 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25054201M
ISBN 109783034307574
LC Control Number2011037897

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