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Fairies in medieval romance by James Wade

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English literature,
  • Fairies in literature,
  • English Romances,
  • Romances,
  • History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-208) and index.

StatementJames Wade
SeriesThe new Middle Ages, New Middle Ages (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR321 .W33 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24914575M
ISBN 100230110207
ISBN 109780230110205
LC Control Number2010043427
OCLC/WorldCa671386096

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