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Chronicles the development of children's literature both as a genre and a business.
Apter, T. E. Fantasy Literature: An Approach to Reality. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1982, 161 p.
Describes how psychoanalysis can be used to examine fantasy literature....
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