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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English language -- 20th century.,
  • Literature -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by William S. Knickerbocker.
SeriesEssay index reprint series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE25 .K5 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination460 p.
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5218188M
ISBN 100836916689
LC Control Number75107721

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