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Aspects of modern realistic fiction in American.

Henry Kreisel

Aspects of modern realistic fiction in American.

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Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.) -- University of Toronto, 1947.

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Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21022786M


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