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Comedy, Fantasy and Colonialism

by Graeme Harper

  • 2 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Imperialism in literature,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Wit and humor,
  • General,
  • World - General,
  • Fantasy literature,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8168235M
    ISBN 100826449190
    ISBN 109780826449191

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