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Adventures in modern literature

Ruth M. Stauffer

Adventures in modern literature

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- 20th century,
  • English literature -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Ruth M. Stauffer, William H. Cunningham [and] Catherine J. Sullivan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1149 .S8 1951
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 747 p.
    Number of Pages747
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6093050M
    LC Control Number51010316
    OCLC/WorldCa5956257

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