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supernatural in short fiction of the Americas

the other world in the New World

by Dana Del George

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short story.,
  • Supernatural in literature.,
  • Fantasy fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
  • Fantasy fiction, Latin American -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-149) and index.

    StatementDana Del George.
    SeriesContributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy,, no. 96
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3377.5.F34 D44 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 154 p. ;
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3942996M
    ISBN 100313319391
    LC Control Number2001023323


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