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From the margins of empire

Christina Stead, Doris Lessing, Nadine Gordimer

by Louise Yelin

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • South Africa,
  • Australia,
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • Lessing, Doris May, 1919- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Stead, Christina, 1902- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Gordimer, Nadine -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Commonwealth literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.,
    • National characteristics, British, in literature.,
    • Decolonization in literature.,
    • Imperialism in literature.,
    • Great Britain -- In literature.,
    • South Africa -- In literature.,
    • Australia -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-191) and index.

      StatementLouise Yelin.
      SeriesReading women writing
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9080.5 .Y45 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 197 p. ;
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL348695M
      ISBN 10080143503X, 0801485053
      LC Control Number98007901

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