3 edition of French critical reception of African-American literature found in the catalog.
French critical reception of African-American literature
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||compiled by Michel Fabre, with the assistance of Rosa Bobia ... [et al.].|
|Series||Bibliographies and indexes in Afro-American and African studies,, no. 33|
|LC Classifications||Z1229.N39 F33 1995, PS153.N5 F33 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 310 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||310|
|LC Control Number||95012543|
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