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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Taylor, Tom, -- 1817-1880 -- Criticism and interpretation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [275]-286. - Includes index.

Statementby Winton Tolles.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 299 p. ;
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16009339M

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