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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English


  • Spanish literature -- History and criticism

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Statementby James Fitzmaurice-Kelly.
SeriesShort histories of the literatures of the world
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 423 p. ;
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13533559M

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