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Fact into fiction

Lars Ole Sauerberg

Fact into fiction

documentary realism in the contemporary novel

by Lars Ole Sauerberg

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Nonfiction novel -- History and criticism.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Biographical fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • Historical fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • Realism in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-213) and index.

    StatementLars Ole Sauerberg.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.N6 S27 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 218 p. ;
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1883211M
    ISBN 10031205372X
    LC Control Number90044030


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