Reading for our time Adam Bede and Middlemarch revisited by J. Hillis Miller

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Criticism and interpretation

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJ. Hillis Miller
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4656 .M55 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 191 p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25351818M
ISBN 100748647287, 0748646698
ISBN 109780748647286, 9780748646692
LC Control Number2012427107
OCLC/WorldCa766317595

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