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6 edition of Heroines (Penguin Australian women"s library) found in the catalog.

Heroines (Penguin Australian women"s library)

by Dale Spender

  • 329 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heroines in literature,
  • Literary collections,
  • History and criticism,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Women,
  • Women and literature,
  • Australia,
  • Australian literature,
  • History,
  • Women authors,
  • 20th century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9303433M
    ISBN 100140146970
    ISBN 109780140146974

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