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3 edition of Living with Theory (Blackwell Manifestos) found in the catalog.

Living with Theory (Blackwell Manifestos)

by Vincent B. Leitch

  • 105 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Wiley-Blackwell .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary theory,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • Criticism,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Literature, Modern,
  • Theory, etc

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11650574M
    ISBN 10140517529X
    ISBN 109781405175296

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