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English literature in the nineteenth century

an essay in criticism

by Magnus, Laurie

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Published by A. Melrose in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laurie Magnus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR451 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 418 p.
    Number of Pages418
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7015032M
    LC Control Number09035847
    OCLC/WorldCa7468410

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    19th-Century American Literature, – Lee (Spring ) 19th-Century American Literature, – Valenzuela (Fall ) U.S. Literature – Delchamps (Fall ) 19th-Century American Literature – Fosbury (Fall ) 19th-Century American Literature – Lopez (Fall ). British literature is literature from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel article covers British literature in the English -Saxon (Old English) literature is included, and there is some discussion of Latin and Anglo-Norman literature, where literature in these languages relate to the early development of the.


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