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Sport and the spirit of play in American fiction

Hawthorne to Faulkner

by Christian K. Messenger

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Sports in literature,
  • Athletes in literature,
  • Play in literature,
  • Sports stories -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementChristian K. Messenger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.S76 M4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 369 p. ;
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4259266M
    ISBN 100231051689
    LC Control Number81004843


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