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Author: Melba Joyce Boyd
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Release Date: 2004-01-13
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Category : Literary Criticism
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Author: Dudley Randall
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
Release Date: 2009
Size: 13.55 MB
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Category : Biography & Autobiography
Languages : en
Pages : 243
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Author: sir Philip Perring (4th bart.)
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Release Date: 1880
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Author: Terry Blackhawk
Publisher: Pudding House Publications
Release Date: 2004
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Author: Maria Diedrich
Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster
Release Date: 2011
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Category : Literary Criticism
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Author: Gene Andrew Jarrett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2013-02-25
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Category : Literary Criticism
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Author: Melba Joyce Boyd
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
Release Date: 1994
Size: 54.95 MB
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Category : Poetry
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Author: Ann McCutchan
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
Release Date: 2003
Size: 52.21 MB
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Category : Music
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Pages : 262
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Author: Sir Philip Perring (4th bart.)
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Release Date: 1872
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