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American madonna

images of the divine woman in literary culture

by John Gatta

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- In literature,
    • Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to -- United States,
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • American literature -- Protestant authors -- History and criticism,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Christianity and literature -- United States,
    • Women in literature,
    • Femininity in literature,
    • Women and literature -- United States,
    • Christian saints in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-172) and index.

      StatementJohn Gatta.
      SeriesReligion in America series, Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS217.M35 G38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 179 p. :
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1008864M
      ISBN 10019511261X, 0195112628
      LC Control Number96048856

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