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The Cambridge History Of English Literature V2

The End Of The Middle Ages

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsAdolphus William Ward (Editor), A. R. Waller (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages558
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10519297M
ISBN 100548168504
ISBN 109780548168509

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The Cambridge History of English and American Literature is an encyclopedia of literary criticism that was published by Cambridge University Press between and Edited and written by an international panel of leading scholars and thinkers of the early twentieth century, its 18 volumes comprise chapters and more t : Literary criticism. Genre/Form: Bibliographies Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cambridge history of English literature. Cambridge, University.

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