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Southern women writers

the new generation
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University of Alabama Press , Tuscaloosa
American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism., Women and literature -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century., American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism., American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism., Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Southern States., Women in literature., Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-, Southern States -- In litera

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Statementedited by Tonette Bond Inge.
ContributionsInge, Tonette Bond.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS261 .S58 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 397 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2211158M
ISBN 100817304703
LC Control Number89033863

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