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Pictured story of English literature from its beginnings to the present day

John William Cunliffe

Pictured story of English literature from its beginnings to the present day

by John William Cunliffe

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Published by D. Appleton-Century company incorporated in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Authors, English -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. W. Cunliffe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR83 .C85
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, [1], 436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6294556M
    LC Control Number33025047
    OCLC/WorldCa1721656

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