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The mask of the prophet : the extraordinary fictions of Jules Verne

Author: Andrew Martin
Publisher: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Such novels as "Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea" and "Around the World in Eighty Days" have made Jules Verne the most widely translated of all French authors. He has been categorized as a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Martin, Andrew, 1952-
Mask of the prophet.
Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1990
(OCoLC)556195879
Named Person: Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Martin
ISBN: 0198157983 9780198157984
OCLC Number: 20218076
Description: xi, 222 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The masked writer; the beginning of the end; the one and the many; subversion subverted; death from dying; law and disorder; the self-destruct mechanism; the moment of truth; the prophet of the mask.
Responsibility: Andrew Martin.
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