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The adolescent in the American novel since 1960

by Mary Jean DeMarr

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Ungar in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Adolescence in literature.,
  • Youth in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary Jean DeMarr and Jane S. Bakerman.
    ContributionsBakerman, Jane S., 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.A3 D45 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 349 p. ;
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2707727M
    ISBN 100804430675
    LC Control Number86000235

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