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modern novel in America

Frederick John Hoffman

modern novel in America

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Published by Gateway Editions in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrederick J. Hoffman.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20252524M


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