The Edwardian novelists

by Batchelor, John

Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in New York

Written in English
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  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Edward VII, 1901-1910

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Batchelor.
LC ClassificationsPR881 .B33 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 251 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3781392M
ISBN 100312239076
LC Control Number81021475

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