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5 edition of Freaks of genius found in the catalog.

Freaks of genius

unknown thrillers of Louisa May Alcott

by Louisa May Alcott

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, American.,
  • Women -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.,
  • Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.,
  • Feminism -- Fiction.,
  • Sex role -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Daniel Shealy ; Madeleine B. Stern and Joel Myerson, associate editors.
    SeriesContributions to the study of popular culture,, no. 28
    ContributionsShealy, Daniel., Stern, Madeleine B., 1912-, Myerson, Joel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1016 .S54 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 p. ;
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1864470M
    ISBN 100313276277
    LC Control Number90022398

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