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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Rhetoric.,
  • Criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited and with an introduction by Walter Jost.
ContributionsJost, Walter, 1951-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN511 .B56 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3416183M
ISBN 100226065928
LC Control Number2005032417

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