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Published by Gordon and Breach in Williston, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Comedy -- History and criticism.,
  • Comic, The.,
  • Sex role in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Shannon Hengen.
SeriesStudies in humor and gender -- v.4.
ContributionsHengen, Shannon Eileen.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22377664M
ISBN 109056995405

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