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2 edition of The literature of the United States found in the catalog.

The literature of the United States

Walter Blair

The literature of the United States

an anthology and history

by Walter Blair

  • 338 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Scott, Foresman in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature,
  • American literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by] Walter Blair [and others]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23250218M

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