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The Reader"s companion to world literature.

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Published by Dryden Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Dictionaries,
  • Literature -- Bio-bibliography,
  • Literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Contributed materials by] Sterling A. Brown [and others] Editor: Lillian Herlands Hornstein. Co-editor: G. D. Percy. General editor: Calvin S. Brown.
    ContributionsHornstein, Lillian Herlands, 1909- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN41 .R4 1956a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination493 p.
    Number of Pages493
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6217456M
    LC Control Number57000527


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