Representing the economy and the economies of representation
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Representing the economy and the economies of representation readings in the fiction and criticism of Henry James by Duncan Webster

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Published by [typescript] in [s.l.] .
Written in English


  • James, Henry, -- 1843-1916.

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Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1984.

Statementby Duncan Webster.
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Open LibraryOL14873109M

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