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Lectures on American literature

Lectures on American literature

with remarks on some passages of American history


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Published by Elam Bliss in [New York] .
Written in English

  • American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- History and criticism,
  • United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel L. Knapp ...
    SeriesAmerican Poetry, 1609-1900 -- no. 1175.
    LC ClassificationsPS85 .K6, PS586 .A450 pt. 2, no. 1175
    The Physical Object
    Pagination300 p.
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17508042M
    LC Control Number87578946

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