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Country and city in the modern novel

Williams, Raymond.

Country and city in the modern novel

W.D. Thomas memorial lecture : delivered at the College on 26 January 1987

by Williams, Raymond.

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Published by University College of Swansea in Swansea .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Raymond Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR861
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22448924M
    ISBN 100860760456

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