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The female and the species

Maureen O"Connor

The female and the species

the animal in Irish women"s writing

by Maureen O"Connor

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Published by Peter Lang in Oxford, England, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-187) and index.

StatementMaureen O"Connor
SeriesReimagining Ireland -- v. 19
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR8733 .O27 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 193 p. ;
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24478558M
ISBN 109783039119592
LC Control Number2010009697

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