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Singapore literature

Tim, Yap Fuan.

Singapore literature

a select bibliography of critical writings

by Tim, Yap Fuan.

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by National University of Singapore Library in Singapore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Singapore literature (English) -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcompiled by Tim Yap Fuan.
    GenreBibliography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ3285 .T56 2000, PR9570.S5 .T56 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73 p. ;
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6856383M
    ISBN 109810428162
    LC Control Number00365270
    OCLC/WorldCa45330004


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