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Contemporary literary critics by Elmer Borklund

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Published by Macmillan in [London] .
Written in English


  • Criticism -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Previous ed., London , St. James,1977.

StatementElmer Borklund.
SeriesMacmillan reference books
LC ClassificationsPN75
The Physical Object
Pagination600p. ;
Number of Pages600
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23134180M
ISBN 100333257626

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