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Adventures of a literary historian a collection of his writings presented to H. Carrington Lancaster by his former students and other friends in anticipation of his sixtieth birthday, November 10, 1942 by Henry Carrington Lancaster

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Published by The Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


  • French literature -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Statementforeward by C.I. Silin, introduction by Louis Cons
ContributionsSilin, Charles Intervale, 1897-, Cons, Louis, 1879-1942
LC ClassificationsPQ36 .L25
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi p., 1 l., 392 p.
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14646000M
LC Control Number42015991

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