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femme fatale in American naturalism

Ghada Sasa

femme fatale in American naturalism

by Ghada Sasa

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Published by Cambria Press in Amherst, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dreiser, Theodore, -- 1871-1945,
  • Norris, Frank, -- 1870-1902,
  • Chopin, Kate, -- 1851-1904,
  • Larsen, Nella,
  • American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Women in literature,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Sex role in literature,
  • Naturalism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGhada Sasa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.W6 S27 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16841530M
    ISBN 109781604975352
    LC Control Number2008019295

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