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The Facts on File companion to the American novel

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- Encyclopedias,
  • American fiction -- Bio-bibliography,
  • American fiction -- Stories, plots, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesCompanion to the American novel
    Statement[edited by] Abby H.P. Werlock.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsWerlock, Abby H. P., Facts on File, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS371 .F33 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3398839M
    ISBN 100816045283
    LC Control Number2005012437

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