Poets of reality six twentieth-century writers by J. Hillis Miller

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Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge .

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Statement[by] J. Hillis Miller.
LC ClassificationsPR601 .M5
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Pagination369 p.
Number of Pages369
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5949607M
LC Control Number65022055

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