That wild fellow John Neal and the American literary revolution.
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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Neal, John, -- 1793-1876

Book details:

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LC ClassificationsPS2459.N28L4
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 229 p.
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23745754M

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