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Some contemporary Americans

Percy Holmes Boynton

Some contemporary Americans

the personal equation in literature.

by Percy Holmes Boynton

  • 361 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by University Press in Chicago .
Written in English

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

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS221 B68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination289p.
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16201974M

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