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Shakesqueer: A Queer Companion to the Complete Works of Shakespeare - Madhavi Menon (Editor)
Call Number: PR2976 .S346 2011 (Moore Library-Stacks)
ISBN: 9780822348450
Publication Date: 2011-02-01

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The Cambridge History of the American Novel
Call Number: PS371 .C36 2011 (Moore Library-Stacks)
ISBN: 9780521899079
"This ambitious literary history traces the American novel from its emergence in the late eighteenth century to its diverse incarnations in the multi-ethnic, multi-media culture of the present day. In a set of original essays by renowned scholars from all over the world, the volume extends important critical debates and frames new ones. "



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