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Literature and folklore after poststructuralism

Gurbhagat Singh.

Literature and folklore after poststructuralism

by Gurbhagat Singh.

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Published by Ajanta Publications, Distributors, Ajanta Books International in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Structuralism (Literary analysis),
    • Criticism -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGurbhagat Singh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN98.S7 G87 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 142 p. ;
      Number of Pages142
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1682031M
      ISBN 108120203003
      LC Control Number91903280
      OCLC/WorldCa25035199

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