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The literature of labor and the labors of literature

allegory in nineteenth-century American fiction

by Cindy Weinstein

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Work in literature,
  • American Aesthetics,
  • History and criticism,
  • Labor,
  • Working class in literature,
  • Allegory,
  • American fiction,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-252) and index.

    StatementCindy Weinstein
    SeriesCambridge studies in American literature and culture -- 89, Cambridge studies in American literature and culture -- 89.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 266 p.
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27071454M
    ISBN 100521054583
    ISBN 109780521054584
    OCLC/WorldCa275839995

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