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The context of English literature, 1900-1930

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Published by Metheun in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Literature and society,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael Bell.
    SeriesThe context of English literature
    ContributionsBell, Michael, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR471 C68 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15398098M
    ISBN 100416854109, 0416854206

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