Literary memoirs of the nineteenth century.

by George Edward Woodberry

Publisher: Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 210
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    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • English-speaking countries -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
    • Edition Notes

      SeriesEssay and general literature index reprint series
      LC ClassificationsPR457 .W7 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p.
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5601579M
      ISBN 100804605114
      LC Control Number68008199

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Literature flourished and burgeoned in its full bloom during the century with the world having some of the most influential writers take to pen to churn out.