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Fantasy and imagination in the Mexican narrative

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Published by Center for Latin American Studies, Arizona State University in Tempe .
Written in English


  • Mexican fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Fantasy fiction, Mexican -- History and criticism,
  • Supernatural in literature,
  • Fantasy in literature

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Edition Notes

Statementby Ross Larson.
LC ClassificationsPQ7207.S8 L3
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 154 p. ;
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4536984M
ISBN 100879180135, 0879180323
LC Control Number77003019

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