3 edition of university in modern fiction found in the catalog.
university in modern fiction
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-198) and index.
|LC Classifications||PN52 .R67 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 202 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||202|
|ISBN 10||0312095856, 0333471822|
|LC Control Number||92046153|
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