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hour of the American novel

Grant Martin Overton

hour of the American novel

by Grant Martin Overton

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Published by J.B. Lippincott company in Philadelphia and London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Grant Overton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS371 .O8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p.
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6735813M
    LC Control Number29027522
    OCLC/WorldCa1013723

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