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Published by The University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English


  • Criticism -- History.,
  • English poetry -- History and criticism.,
  • Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.

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Edition Notes

Statementby J. Bronowski.
LC ClassificationsPN92 .B7
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. ., [3]-258 p.
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14097607M
LC Control Number39023447

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