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The Historical Novel And Other Essays

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

  • Books & Reading,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Books & Reading,
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  • Novelty

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    Number of Pages332
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    Open LibraryOL9525483M
    ISBN 101428614559
    ISBN 109781428614550

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