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American Literature And The Dream by Frederic I. Carpenter

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10581928M
ISBN 10054838522X
ISBN 109780548385227

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