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Joycean elements in F. Scott Fitzgerald"s The great Gatsby by Barney Tanner

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Published by Academica Press in Bethesda, MD .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott -- 1896-1940,
  • Joyce, James, -- 1882-1941 -- Influence,
  • Joyce, James, -- 1882-1941,
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott -- 1896-1940 -- Technique,
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott -- 1896-1940 -- Literary style

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-229) and index.

StatementBarney Tanner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511.I9 G884 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19288576M
ISBN 101933146257
ISBN 109781933146256
LC Control Number2006034817

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