On the Grotesque: Strategies of Contradiction in Art and Literature

@article{Baridon1982OnTG,
  title={On the Grotesque: Strategies of Contradiction in Art and Literature},
  author={Michel Baridon and Geoffrey Galt Harpham},
  journal={Modern Language Review},
  year={1982},
  volume={79},
  pages={884}
}
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