Essays in European literature for Walter A. Strauss
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Published by Studies in Twentieth Century Literature, Inc. in Manhattan, Kan .
Written in English


  • European literature -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Alice N. Benston, Marshall C. Olds
SeriesSTCL -- 1
ContributionsStrauss, Walter A, Benston, Alice N, Olds, Marshall C
LC ClassificationsPN710 .E73 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14641869M
ISBN 100962489204
LC Control Number89-62858

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