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A dictionary of modern critical terms

by Roger Fowler

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Terminology,
  • Criticism -- Terminology,
  • English language -- Terms and phrases,
  • Literary form -- Terminology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Roger Fowler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN41 .F6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5439835M
    ISBN 10071007543X, 071007544X
    LC Control Number73089194

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