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Father-daughter relationships in the novels of Charles Dickens

Lynne Crosswell

Father-daughter relationships in the novels of Charles Dickens

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  • Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870.

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    Thesis(M.A.) - Course project in the Department of Library and Information Studies, Loughborough University of Technology.

    StatementLynne Crosswell.
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    Open LibraryOL13941320M


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