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How to Read the Victorian Novel (How to Study Literature)

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • 19th Century Literature - History And Criticism,
  • Literary History And Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • British Isles,
  • Books & Reading,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 19th century,
  • England,
  • English fiction,
  • Examinations,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Literature and society,
  • Study guides

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11650112M
    ISBN 101405130555
    ISBN 109781405130554


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