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Published by Stosius Inc/Advent Books Division .
Written in English


  • Literary studies: general,
  • History,
  • Desai, Anita - Prose & Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • India,
  • 20th century,
  • Desai, Anita,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • 1937-,
  • Desai, Anita,,
  • Existentialism in literature,
  • Women and literature

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9083375M
ISBN 108185475555
ISBN 109788185475554

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