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The Tears of Things: Melancholy And Physical Objects Paperback – 1 Mar 2006

ISBN-13: 978-0816646319 ISBN-10: 9780816646319 Edition: Annotated ed

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  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: University of Minnesota Press; Annotated ed edition (1 March 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780816646319
  • ISBN-13: 978-0816646319
  • ASIN: 0816646317
  • Product Dimensions: 14.9 x 1.8 x 22.9 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 295 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 134,584 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Peter Schwenger is professor of English at Mount St. Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He is the author of Fantasm and Fiction: On Textual Envisioning, Letter Bomb: Nuclear Holocaust and the Exploding Word, and Phallic Critiques: Masculinity and Twentieth-Century Literature.

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