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Published by Henry Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English


  • American literature -- History and criticism.

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Statementby Henry S. Pancoast.
LC ClassificationsPS92 .P35 1912
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 438 p., [12] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6546514M
LC Control Number12021339

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