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Twentieth-century literature, 1901-1950

A. C. Ward

Twentieth-century literature, 1901-1950

by A. C. Ward

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism

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    Includes bibliography.

    StatementAlfred Charles Ward.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23755882M

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