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Chance, literature, and culture in early modern France

Chance, literature, and culture in early modern France

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- 17th century -- History and criticism,
  • French literature -- 16th century -- History and criticism,
  • Chance in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by John D. Lyons and Kathleen Wine.
    ContributionsLyons, John D., 1946-, Wine, Kathleen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ245 .C425 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22680099M
    ISBN 109780754664352
    LC Control Number2008049795

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