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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.,
  • England


  • Romanticism -- Great Britain.,
  • English literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Romanticism -- England -- History -- 18th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Harko G. de Maar. Vol. I. Elizabethan and modern romanticism in the eighteenth century.
LC ClassificationsPR146 .M2 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 246 p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5043583M
ISBN 100841437254
LC Control Number74003327

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