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Diversity and depth in fiction

selected critical writings of Angus Wilson

by Angus Wilson

  • 181 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • English fiction -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Kerry McSweeney.
    ContributionsMcSweeney, Kerry, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3491 .W47 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 303 p. ;
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3252272M
    ISBN 100436576104
    LC Control Number83169909

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