Aspects of eighteenth century nature poetry by Cecil Victor Deane

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Published by Cass in London .

Written in English

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  • Nature in literature,
  • English poetry -- 18th century -- History and criticism

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Statement[by] C. V. Deane.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR555.N3 D4 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination[9], 145 p.
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5642882M
LC Control Number68075083

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