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The distinction of fiction

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History in literature.,
  • Narration (Rhetoric),
  • Mimesis in literature.,
  • Fiction -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-191) and index.

    StatementDorrit Cohn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN50 .C64 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL347606M
    ISBN 100801859425
    LC Control Number98006733

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