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The first century of American literature, 1770-1870.
Fred Lewis Pattee
|LC Classifications||PS88 .P35 1966|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 613 p.|
|Number of Pages||613|
|LC Control Number||65028851|
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