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At the borders of sleep

Peter Schwenger

At the borders of sleep

on liminal literature

by Peter Schwenger

  • 12 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liminality,
  • Literature,
  • Theory,
  • Consciousness,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Schwenger
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN441 .S385 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25331377M
    ISBN 109780816679751, 9780816679768
    LC Control Number2012020152

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