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American criticism

Norman Foerster

American criticism

a study in literary theory from Poe to the present.

by Norman Foerster

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Criticism -- United States -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS62 .F6 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination273 p.
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17756009M

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