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Adventures into otherness

Maria LassГ©n-Seger

Adventures into otherness

child metamorphs in late twentieth-century children"s literature

by Maria LassГ©n-Seger

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Published by Åbo Akademis Förlag in Åbo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature, English -- History and criticism,
  • Metamorphosis in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaria Lassén-Seger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR990 .L37 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20290075M
    ISBN 109517653328
    ISBN 109789517653329

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