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silver city, and other allegories

Margaret E. Ashby

silver city, and other allegories

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Published by Headley Brothers, 14, Bishopsgate Street Without, E.C. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Margaret E. Ashby.
SeriesNineteenth century
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 110 p. ;
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17622126M
OCLC/WorldCa20599386

Religious Allegories in Life of Pi. Religion is a subject that has always been prevalent in literature. The most popular book of all time, and the first ever printed, is the Bible, which is comprised of many stories of faith. In Life of Pi, Pi is an Indian boy whose faith is his life. He is .


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