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The Reader"s encyclopedia of American literature
|Statement||Max J. Herzberg and the staff of the Thomas Y. Crowell Co.|
|Contributions||Herzberg, Max J. 1886-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 1280 p. :|
|Number of Pages||1280|
|LC Control Number||62016546|
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A classic reference work originally published forty years ago, The Reader's Encyclopedia of American Literature is an irresistable guide to nearly everything there is to know about American literature. The thousands of entries, contributed by more than scholars, include biographies of novelists, playwrights, poets and critics, summaries of books and plays, descriptions of characters Format: Hardcover.
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