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Women in the Spanish novel today essays on the reflection of self in the works of three generations by

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Published by McFarland & Company in Jefferson, NC .
Written in English


  • Spanish fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Spanish fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • Women and literature -- Spain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Women in literature

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Kyra A. Kietrys and Montserrat Linares.
ContributionsKietrys, Kyra A., Linares, Montserrat.
LC ClassificationsPQ6144 .W66 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23147520M
ISBN 109780786443543
LC Control Number2009000151

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