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Nowhere in America : the Big Rock Candy Mountain and other comic utopias

Author: Hal Rammel
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1990.
Series: Folklore and society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A magical tour through the imaginary terrain of the comic imagination as revealed in children's lore, literature, folktales, travel lies, film comedies, cartoons, comic books, and folksongs. With 14 b&w illustrations. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Rammel
ISBN: 025201717X 9780252017179
OCLC Number: 20827165
Description: xii, 165 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Folklore and society.
Responsibility: Hal Rammel.

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A magical tour through the imaginary terrain of the comic imagination as revealed in children's lore, literature, folktales, travel lies, film comedies, cartoons, comic books, and folksongs. With 14 b&w illustrations. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

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