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Studies in early English literature

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York .
Written in English


  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism

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Statementby Emelyn W. Washburn.
LC ClassificationsPR166 .W3
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 225 p.
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6533130M
LC Control Number11019009

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