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certain morbidness

Stone, Edward

certain morbidness

a view of American literature. With a pref. by Harry T. Moore.

by Stone, Edward

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism,
  • Psychoanalysis and literature

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCrosscurrents -- modern critiques
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS88 S78 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183p.
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17330600M

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