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An introduction to literature

fiction, poetry, drama

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Published by Longman in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementSylvan Barnet ... [et al.].
    GenreCollections.
    ContributionsBarnet, Sylvan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6014 .I498 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 1804 p. :
    Number of Pages1804
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6786059M
    ISBN 100321061276
    LC Control Number00040551

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