4 edition of Regressive fictions found in the catalog.
R. J. Howells
Includes bibliographical references (p. -136) and index.
|LC Classifications||PQ648 .H69 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||138 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||138|
|LC Control Number||2008396851|
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