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Children"s literature and capitalism

Christopher Parkes

Children"s literature and capitalism

fictions of social mobility in Britain, 1850-1914

by Christopher Parkes

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children in literature,
  • History,
  • Social mobility,
  • Children"s literature, English,
  • History and criticism,
  • Capitalism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementChristopher Parkes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR151.C5 P27 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25355946M
    ISBN 109780230364127
    LC Control Number2012022936

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