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Formative fictions

Tobias Boes

Formative fictions

nationalism, cosmopolitanism, and the Bildungsroman

by Tobias Boes

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press, Cornell University Library in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nationalism and literature,
  • City and town life in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Bildungsromans,
  • German fiction,
  • European and German,
  • Comparative literature,
  • European fiction,
  • German and European

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTobias Boes
    SeriesSignale : modern German letters, cultures, and thought, Signale (Ithaca, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3448.B54 B64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25307458M
    ISBN 109780801478031
    LC Control Number2012016137

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