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Mirrors of modernity.

George Walker Thomson

Mirrors of modernity.

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Modern -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1933 ed. published by Draughtsman Pub. Co., London.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN710 .T48 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination129 p.
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5420559M
    ISBN 100841485232
    LC Control Number73013843
    OCLC/WorldCa700697

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