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The French Revolution and the English Novel

Allene Gregory

The French Revolution and the English Novel

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Europe - France,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8423982M
    ISBN 101410209881
    ISBN 109781410209887
    OCLC/WorldCa610150222


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