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Nineteenth-century English literature

by Margaret Stonyk

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles19th-century English literature
    StatementMargaret Stonyk
    SeriesMacmillan history of literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR"451"S85"1983b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 307 p. :
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20065186M
    ISBN 100333269217

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