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Reading the West/writing the East

studies in comparative literature and culture

by E. San Juan

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philippines,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Philippine literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • Philippines -- Civilization.,
    • United States -- Relations -- Philippines.,
    • Philippines -- Relations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-254).

      StatementE. San Juan, Jr.
      SeriesAmerican university studies., v. 44
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS664 .S25 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 254 p. ;
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1563632M
      ISBN 100820418412
      LC Control Number91045196


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