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Pastoral in antebellum Southern romance

by Jan Bakker

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- Southern States -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Pastoral fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Romanticism -- Southern States.,
    • Country life in literature.,
    • Southern States -- Intellectual life.,
    • Southern States -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJan Bakker.
      SeriesSouthern literary studies
      LC ClassificationsPS261 .B25 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p., [1] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2209594M
      ISBN 100807115312
      LC Control Number89032033

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