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English literature from Dryden to Burns.

McKillop, Alan Dugald

English literature from Dryden to Burns.

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 419-425.

    SeriesAppleton-Century handbooks of literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR404 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 445 p.
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6028326M
    LC Control Number48003527


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