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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Exiles" writings -- History and criticism.,
  • Exile (Punishment) in literature.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-185) and index.

Statementedited and with an introduction by Roger Whitehouse.
SeriesStudies in comparative literature ;, v. 42, Studies in comparative literature (Lewiston, N.Y.) ;, v. 42.
ContributionsWhitehouse, Roger.
LC ClassificationsPN495 .L433 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 190 p.
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6796491M
ISBN 100773474870
LC Control Number00068114

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