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Introduction to the Literature of Europe in the Latter Half of the 16th Century

by Henry Hallam

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Europe,
  • European - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8423397M
    ISBN 101410203107
    ISBN 109781410203106

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