3 edition of The human body in contemporary literatures in English found in the catalog.
The human body in contemporary literatures in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Sabine Coelsch-Foisner, Marta Fernández Morales (eds.) ; assistant editor, Sarah Herbe.|
|Series||Salzburg studies in English literature and culture -- v. 5, Salzburg studies in English literature and culture -- v. 5.|
|Contributions||Coelsch-Foisner, Sabine., Fernández Morales, Marta.|
|LC Classifications||PN56.B62 H86 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||200 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||200|
|LC Control Number||2009464879|
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