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Theme and genre

Theme and genre

an essay on rhetorial criticism

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Edition Notes

Statementby Zahava Karl Dorinson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 51985 (P)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationii, 139 leaves.
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2019705M
LC Control Number90954985


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Howard and J.R.R. Tolkien both combined the secondary wo. And themes from those books. I was overwhelmed with information. I was really trying to figure out what kind of theme would cover someone who is emotionally isolated (a scientist) that during the course of the novel grows emotionally and finds love.

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