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British writers.

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • English literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Authors, English -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJay Parini, editor.
    GenreBio-bibliography., Biography.
    ContributionsParini, Jay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR85 .B688 Retro Suppl. 2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxxi, 509 p. ;
    Number of Pages509
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3551924M
    ISBN 10068431228X
    LC Control Number2002001442


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