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The story of Jazz

Toni Morrison"s dialogic imagination

by Justine Tally

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Lit in Hamburg .
Written in English

  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Morrison, Toni.,
    • Historical fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • African Americans in literature.,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-150).

      StatementJustine Tally.
      SeriesFORECAAST ;, v. 7
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.O8749 J3838 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 150 p. ;
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3539561M
      ISBN 103825853640
      LC Control Number2001460221

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