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Classics of Modern Fiction Twelve

Irving Howe

Classics of Modern Fiction Twelve

by Irving Howe

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Published by Harcourt Brace* Co .
Written in English


Edition Notes

4ED

The Physical Object
Number of Pages760
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7364928M
ISBN 100155076493
ISBN 109780155076495
OCLC/WorldCa15104236

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