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Literary biography.

Leon Edel

Literary biography.

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography as a literary form,
  • Authors -- Biography -- Authorship

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT21 .E3 1973b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 170 p.
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5084133M
    ISBN 10025333540X, 0253201691
    LC Control Number74155253


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