Reading the romantic heroine text, history, ideology by Leslie W. Rabine

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .

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  • Love stories -- History and criticism.

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StatementLeslie W. Rabine.
SeriesWomen and culture series
LC ClassificationsPN3448.L67 R3 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2533250M
ISBN 100472100688
LC Control Number85013955

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