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Singaporean literature in English

Singaporean literature in English

a critical reader

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Published by Universiti Putra Malaysia Press in Serdang .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Singapore literature (English) -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Mohammad A. Quayum, Peter Wicks.
    ContributionsQuayum, Mohammad A., Ph.D., Wicks, Peter C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9570.S5 S56 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 446 p. ;
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3741897M
    ISBN 109832373506
    LC Control Number2003413615


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