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Understanding Hubert Selby, Jr.

by James Richard Giles

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Selby, Hubert -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-156) and index.

    Other titlesHubert Selby, Jr.
    StatementJames R. Giles.
    SeriesUnderstanding contemporary American literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.E547 Z68 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination164 p. ;
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL659407M
    ISBN 101570031762
    LC Control Number97004721

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