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Essays on modern novelists.

William Lyon Phelps

Essays on modern novelists.

by William Lyon Phelps

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 293 p.
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13532901M
    OCLC/WorldCa259419

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