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Published by T. Nelson and Sons, ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English


  • English literature -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

From Chaucer to the end of the 19th century, the earlier periods being given in the Appendix. Chapters are by different contributors.

Statemented. by John Buchan, with an introduction by Sir Henry Newbolt ...
LC ClassificationsPR85 .B76
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 675 p.
Number of Pages675
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6660972M
LC Control Number24002319

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