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A general survey of American literature

by Fisher, Mary

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Published by A. C. McClurg and Company in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary Fisher
    The Physical Object
    Pagination391 p.
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24178588M
    OCLC/WorldCa3878904

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