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England and the Englishman in German literature of the eighteenth century

Kelly, John Alexander

England and the Englishman in German literature of the eighteenth century

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Published by Columbia university press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • German literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • National characteristics, English.,
    • Germans -- England.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 152-156.

      Statementby John Alexander Kelly.
      SeriesColumbia university Germanic series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT289 .K4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 156 p.
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6633926M
      LC Control Number21007048
      OCLC/WorldCa3720148

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