Longman companion to English literature

by Christopher Gillie

Publisher: Longman in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 885 Downloads: 535
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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • English literature -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • English literature -- History and criticism,
  • English literature -- Dictionaries,
  • Great Britain -- Civilization

Edition Notes

New ed. (c1977) published under title: A companion to British literature.

Statement[by] Christopher Gillie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR19 .G54 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 885 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages885
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4286060M
ISBN 100582556058, 058255540X
LC Control Number78312786

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