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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Criticism.,
  • Modernism (Literature),
  • Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGeoffrey Thurley.
LC ClassificationsPN81 .T48 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination261 p. ;
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3502768M
ISBN 100312170203
LC Control Number82023107

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