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Poets and story-tellers a book of critical essays by Cecil, David Lord

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English


  • Constant de Rebecque, Henri Benjamin, 1767-1830,
  • English literature,
  • Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883

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Edition Notes

Includes essays on Turgenev and Benjamin Constant.

StatementLord David Cecil
The Physical Object
Pagination201 p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26551946M

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