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On eighteenth-century literature

On eighteenth-century literature

transactions of the Samuel Johnson Society of the Northwest 1978

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Published by Queen"s Printer in Victoria, B. C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementcomp. by Camille La Bossière.
    ContributionsLa Bossière, Camille R., Samuel Johnson Society of the Northwest.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 137 p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17891843M

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