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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928,
  • Keats, John, 1795-1821,
  • Lyly, John, 1554?-1606,
  • Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804,
  • Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872,
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894,
  • Book collectors

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Leon H. Vincent.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN511 .V5
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p.
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23281222M
LC Control Number98000299

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