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international theme in F. Scott Fitzgerald"s literature by Elizabeth A. Weston

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English


  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott 1896-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Internationalism in literature.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [133]-145).

StatementElizabeth A. Weston.
SeriesAmerican University studies., vol. 29
LC ClassificationsPS3511.I9 Z94 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination145 p. ;
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1555807M
ISBN 100820417742
LC Control Number91036168

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