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Reading Philip Roth

Reading Philip Roth

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Published by Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roth, Philip -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Asher Z. Milbauer and Donald G. Watson.
    ContributionsMilbauer, Asher Z., Watson, Donald G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3568.O855 Z85 1988b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 205 p. ;
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1928504M
    ISBN 100333404599
    LC Control Number90142898


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