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A gendered collision

sentimentalism and modernism in Dorothy Parker"s poetry and fiction

by Rhonda S. Pettit

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson Univeristy Press, Associated University Presses in Madison [N.J.], London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- United States.,
    • Sentimentalism in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-233) and index.

      StatementRhonda S. Pettit.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3531.A5855 Z83 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p. ;
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL49121M
      ISBN 10083863818X
      LC Control Number99051766

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