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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Religion and literature -- Great Britain.,
  • English literature -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1931 ed., which was issued as no. 14 of Hogarth lectures on literature.

SeriesHogarth lectures on literature,, no. 14.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR145 .M2 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5447472M
ISBN 100837158842
LC Control Number73141274

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