7 edition of Magical realism found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -558) and index.
|Statement||edited with an introduction, by Lois Parkinson Zamora and Wendy B. Faris.|
|Contributions||Zamora, Lois Parkinson., Faris, Wendy B.|
|LC Classifications||PN56.M24 M34 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 581 p. :|
|Number of Pages||581|
|ISBN 10||0822316110, 0822316404|
|LC Control Number||94047223|
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