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Isak Dinesen and the engendering of narrative

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Denmark.
    • Subjects:
    • Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962 -- Technique.,
    • Women in literature.,
    • Women and literature -- Denmark.,
    • Sex role in literature.,
    • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-316) and index.

      StatementSusan Hardy Aiken.
      SeriesWomen in culture and society
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT8175.B545 Z54 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 323 p. ;
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2199665M
      ISBN 100226011127, 0226011135
      LC Control Number89020482


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