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Literature and its times

profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Gale Research in Detroit, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature and history.,
  • History in literature.,
  • Literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by Joyce Moss and George Wilson].
    ContributionsMoss, Joyce, 1951-, Wilson, George, 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN50 .L574 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL687392M
    ISBN 100787606073, 0787606081, 078760609X, 0787606103, 0787606111
    LC Control Number97034339

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