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2 edition of outlook for American prose. found in the catalog.

outlook for American prose.

Joseph Warren Beach

outlook for American prose.

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesEssay and general literature index reprint series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS379 .B4 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination284 p.
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5617726M
      LC Control Number68026244

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