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American writers

a collection of literary biographies : Mary Antin to Phillis Wheatley

by Jay Parini

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Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons, Gale Cengage Learning in Detroit, MI, Farmington Hills, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature,
  • American Authors,
  • Biography,
  • Bio-bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and cumulative index and authors list.

    Other titlesSupplement 20., American writers.
    StatementJay Parini, editor in chief
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 573 p.
    Number of Pages573
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27016365M
    ISBN 101414438923
    ISBN 109781414438924
    OCLC/WorldCa780282237

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