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Published by Pandora in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography, p339-347. - Includesindex.

StatementDale Spender.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR438.W65
The Physical Object
Paginationx,357p. :
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22310145M
ISBN 100863582516

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