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Mid-nineteenth century writers

Eliot, De Quincey, Emerson

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Published by Published for the Dept. of English by the University of Wisconsin Press in Madison .
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  • Eliot, George, 1819-1880,
  • De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Eric Rothstein and Joseph Anthony Wittreich, Jr.
    SeriesLiterary monographs ;, v. 8
    ContributionsRothstein, Eric., Wittreich, Joseph Anthony., Wolfe, Thomas P., Maniquis, Robert M., La Rosa, Ralph C.
    LC ClassificationsPR13 .L55 vol. 8, PR453 .L55 vol. 8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4590472M
    ISBN 100299069508
    LC Control Number77352616

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