American Letters and the Historical Consciousness

Essays in Honor of Lewis P. Simpson by Daniel Mark Fogel

Publisher: Louisiana State Univ Pr

Written in English
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  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature and history,
  • American Literature (General),
  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • United States,
  • English,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literature: Texts,
  • Simpson, Lewis P,
  • USA,
  • American literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • History in literature

Edition Notes

ContributionsGerald Kennedy (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7945444M
ISBN 100807114162
ISBN 109780807114162

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