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The quest for perfection

Gillian Ania

The quest for perfection

relations with stone figures in Paola Capriolo"s "The Woman of Stone" (La donna di pietra) and "A Man of Character" (Un uomo di carattere)

by Gillian Ania

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Published by University of Salford, European Studies Research Institute in Salford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGillian Ania.
SeriesWorking papers in literary and cultural studies / University of Salford, European Studies Research Institute -- no.36
The Physical Object
Pagination18p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21455703M
ISBN 101902496345
OCLC/WorldCa53490740

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