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Some strange English literary figures of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Lafcadio Hearn

Some strange English literary figures of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

In a series of lectures by Lafcadio Hearn. Edited by R. Tanabe

by Lafcadio Hearn

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Published by Hokuseido Press in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors, English,
  • English literature -- 18th century,
  • English literature -- 19th century

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination140 p.
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14637875M
    LC Control Number59056017

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