temper of the seventeenth century in English literature. by Barrett Wendell

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  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 17th century,
  • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 17th century

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Reprint of the 1904 ed.

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SeriesClark lectures, Trinity College, Cambridge,, 1902-1903, Essay index reprint series., Clark lectures ;, 1902-1903.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR437 .W5 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 360 p.
Number of Pages360
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Open LibraryOL5548029M
LC Control Number67026794

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