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Allegory and the modern southern novel

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Published by Mercer University Press in Macon, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- Southern States -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Christian fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Christianity and literature -- Southern States.,
    • Fiction -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
    • Religion in literature.,
    • Allegory.,
    • Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-,
    • Southern States -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [137]-146) and index.

      StatementJan Whitt.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS261 .W54 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 149 p. :
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1425374M
      ISBN 100865543976
      LC Control Number93036368


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