Graham Greene"s Narrative Strategies A Study of the Major Novels by Murray Roston

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • North America,
  • American - Native American,
  • Native American,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Native American,
  • 1904-1991,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Greene, Graham,,
  • Narration (Rhetoric)

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10193844M
ISBN 100230003451
ISBN 109780230003453

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