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The Figure of Merlin in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Merlin (Legendary character) -- Romances -- Adaptations -- History and criticism.,
    • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Arthurian romances -- Adaptations -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Middle Ages in literature.,
    • Wizards in literature.,
    • Medievalism -- English-speaking countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references ([175]-197).

      Statementedited by Jeanie Watson and Maureen Fries.
      SeriesStudies in comparative literature ;, v. 2, Studies in comparative literature (Lewiston, N.Y.) ;, v. 2.
      ContributionsWatson, Jeanie, 1943-, Fries, Maureen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR408.M47 F54 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 197 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2036525M
      ISBN 100889463956
      LC Control Number88012715

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