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Stolen words forays into the origins and ravages of plagiarism by Thomas Mallon

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plagiarism.,
  • Imitation literature.,
  • Literary ethics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementThomas Mallon.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN167 .M28 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 300 p. ;
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1883114M
ISBN 100140144404
LC Control Number90043926

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