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6 edition of Women on the Italian Literary Scene found in the catalog.

Women on the Italian Literary Scene

A Panorama

by Alba Della Fazia Amoia

  • 3 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Whitston Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European - Italian,
  • Women In Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • History and criticism,
  • Italian Literature,
  • Women authors,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11175260M
    ISBN 100878754288
    ISBN 109780878754281
    OCLC/WorldCa26732982

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