Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Series||Studies in modern German literature -- v. 107, Studies in modern German literature -- v. 107|
|LC Classifications||PT772 .C76 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||175 p. cm.|
|Number of Pages||175|
|LC Control Number||2008396665|
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