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The prose writers of America

Rufus W. Griswold

The prose writers of America

with a survey of the intellectual history, condition, and prospects of the country.

by Rufus W. Griswold

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Published by Richard Bentley in London .
Written in English


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Added t.-p. engraved.

The Physical Object
Pagination552 p., front., p.orts
Number of Pages552
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21536784M

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