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6 edition of American Novelists Set found in the catalog.

American Novelists Set

9 Volumes

by Brian Southam

  • 20 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages3864
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7484649M
ISBN 100415159377
ISBN 109780415159371
OCLC/WorldCa231050729

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