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Selected essays on literary subjects

George William Erskine Russell

Selected essays on literary subjects

by George William Erskine Russell

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Published by J.M. Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] George W. E. Russell.
    SeriesThe wayfarer"s library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN511 .P
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251 p.
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6567108M
    LC Control Number14009562
    OCLC/WorldCa2511717

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