The Cambridge History of Early Modern English Literature (The New Cambridge History of English Literature)

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  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Eastern Europe,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Eastern European,
  • Eastern European

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Book details

ContributionsDavid Loewenstein (Editor), Janel Mueller (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages1050
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7751927M
ISBN 100521684994
ISBN 109780521684996

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