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Literary reviewing

  • 139 Pages
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University Press of Virginia , Charlottesville
Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc., Book revie
Statementedited with an introduction by James O. Hoge.
ContributionsHoge, James O.
LC ClassificationsPN441 .L487 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 139 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2379769M
ISBN 10081391146X
LC Control Number87008309

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