The literature of Colonial Peru

by Higgins, James

Publisher: Centre for Latin American Studies, University of Liverpool in Liverpool

Written in English
Published: Pages: 47 Downloads: 823
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  • Peruvian literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Colonies in literature.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 42-47.

Statementby James Higgins.
SeriesWorking paper,, 5, Working paper (University of Liverpool. Centre for Latin American Studies) ;, 5.
LC ClassificationsPQ8311 .H532 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2337510M
ISBN 100902806149
LC Control Number86228647

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