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Modern French literature, 1870-1940.

Denis Saurat

Modern French literature, 1870-1940.

by Denis Saurat

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • French literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 140-144.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ296 .S35 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4441738M
    ISBN 100804611912
    LC Control Number79103234
    OCLC/WorldCa106548

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