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The ivory tower and Harry Potter

perspectives on a literary phenomenon

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Harry Potter.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- English-speaking countries.,
    • Children"s stories, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Potter, Harry (Fictitious character),
    • Wizards in literature.,
    • Magic in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-389) and index.

      StatementLana A. Whited, editor.
      ContributionsWhited, Lana A., 1958-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6068.O93 Z734 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 408 p. ;
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3556099M
      ISBN 100826214436
      LC Control Number2002012923


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