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Twentieth-century French literature

Twentieth-century French literature

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Published by University of Chicago Press, c1983. in Chicago .
Written in English

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  • French literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Le XXe siècle. Volume 2 / Pierre-Olivier Walzer, Germaine Brée. Includes index. Bibliography: p. 355-364.

    Other titles20th-century French literature
    StatementGermaine Brée ; translated by Louise Guiney.. --
    ContributionsBrée, Germaine
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 390 p. ;
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18955229M

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    New Approaches to Twentieth-century Travel Literature in French: Genre, History, Theory, Hardcover by Forsdick, Charles; Basu, Feroza; Shilton, Siobhan, ISBN X, ISBN , Brand New, Free shipping in the US Taking French literature as a case study, Forsdick, Feroza Basu (both French, U. of Liverpool), and Siobhán Shilton (French, U. Bristol) consider the impact of travel.   A comprehensive bilingual collection of twentieth-century French poetry Not since the publication of Paul Auster’s The Random House Book of 20th Century French Poetry () has there been a significant and widely read anthology of modern French poetry in the English-speaking for the first time is a comprehensive bilingual representation of French poetic achievement in the.

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