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The Fantasy of Family Nineteenth-Century Children"s Literature and the Myth of the Domestic Ideal (Children"s Literature and Culture) by Elizabeth Thiel

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Children"s literature studies: general,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Children"s Literature - General,
  • 19th century,
  • Children"s stories, English,
  • English fiction,
  • Family in literature,
  • History and criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10209263M
ISBN 100415980356
ISBN 109780415980357

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