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great critic

James Harry Smith

great critic

an anthology of literary criticism

by James Harry Smith

  • 146 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism,
  • Literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsParks, Edd Winfield, 1906-1968.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN86 S6 1951
    The Physical Object
    Pagination952p.
    Number of Pages952
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15402074M

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