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Women and Literature in Britain, 11501500 (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature)

by Carol M. Meale

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Sociology,
  • Middle English Literature,
  • Women In English Literature,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Medieval,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Medieval,
  • Literary Criticism-English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Social Science-Gender Studies,
  • Women and literature--Great Britain--History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7746970M
    ISBN 100521576202
    ISBN 109780521576208

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