A quarto of modern literature by Leonard Stanley Brown

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

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Statementedited by Leonard Brown and Porter G. Perrin.
ContributionsPerrin, Porter Gale, 1896-1962 joint ed.
The Physical Object
Pagination631 p.
Number of Pages631
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16471588M
LC Control Number50008277

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