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Ecology and literature

ecocentric personification from antiquity to the twenty-first century

by Bryan L. Moore

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism,
  • Ecology in literature,
  • Personification in literature,
  • Nature in literature,
  • Anthropomorphism in literature,
  • English literature -- History and criticism,
  • Environmental literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementBryan L. Moore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS169.E25 M66 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16443231M
    ISBN 100230606695
    LC Control Number2008001226


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