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To be continued : four stories and their survival

Author: Peter Conrad
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Books end, but the stories they tell continue. If they are retold often enough, they acquire the status of myth. This volume traces the multiple incarnations of four pervasive stories: those of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Stories, plots, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Conrad, Peter, 1948-
To be continued.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)624331949
Named Person: Geoffrey Chaucer; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Prometheus, (Greek deity); Geoffrey Chaucer; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Geoffrey Chaucer; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Conrad
ISBN: 0198182910 9780198182917
OCLC Number: 30913231
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 207 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Arrival at Canterbury --
Romeos, Juliets, and music --
Expatriating Lear --
The foresight of Prometheus.
Responsibility: Peter Conrad.
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