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Minor classics of nineteenth-century fiction

Minor classics of nineteenth-century fiction

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

In 2 vols.

Statementedited by William E.Buckler.
SeriesRiverside editions
ContributionsBuckler, William E.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14130374M

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