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Contexts and comparisons

Contexts and comparisons

a student guide to the great works courses

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPaula S. Berggren, general editor, Carlee Rader Drummer, editor, Carmen Pedrogo, reference editor ; authors, Paula S. Berggren ... [et al.] ; Bill Tinker, illustrator/designer.
    ContributionsBerggren, Paula S., Drummer, Carlee Rader., Pedrogo, Carmen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN86 .C65 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1893224M
    ISBN 100840361416
    LC Control Number90063141
    OCLC/WorldCa24602649

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