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abbé Prévost"s first-person narrators

R. A. Francis

abbé Prévost"s first-person narrators

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Published by Voltaire Foundation in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prévost, -- abbé, -- 1697-1763 -- Technique.,
  • First person narrative.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography (p. 329-341) and index.

    StatementR.A. Francis.
    SeriesStudies on Voltaire and the eighteenth century -- v. 306
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2105.A2 S8 vol. 306, PQ2021 S8 vol. 306
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 355 p. ;
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21794212M
    ISBN 10072940448


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