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American novel today

American novel today

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by G. G. Urwin.
SeriesEducational editions for Advanced Level study in English
ContributionsUrwin, G. G.
The Physical Object
Pagination219p.,20cm
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21845319M

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