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Figures in modern literature

J. B. Priestley

Figures in modern literature

by J. B. Priestley

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Published by Scholarly Press in St. Clair Shores, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. B. Priestley. London, J. Lane [1924]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR473 .P7 1970b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4576528M
    ISBN 100403006937
    LC Control Number77131806

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