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last of the race

Fiona J. Stafford

last of the race

the growth of a myth from Milton to Darwin

by Fiona J. Stafford

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Fantasy literature, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Fantasy literature, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Literature and anthropology -- English-speaking countries.,
    • Extinction (Biology) in literature.,
    • Indigenous peoples in literature.,
    • End of the world in literature.,
    • Ethnology in literature.,
    • Survival in literature.,
    • Race in literature.,
    • Myth in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [308]-320) and index.

      StatementFiona J. Stafford.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR408.F34 S73 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination326 p. :
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1429542M
      ISBN 10019811222X
      LC Control Number93040852

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