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The language of meditation: four studies in nineteenth-century fiction.

John Halperin

The language of meditation: four studies in nineteenth-century fiction.

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Published by Stockwell in Ilfracombe .
Written in English

  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    LC ClassificationsPR861 .H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p.
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5090748M
    ISBN 100722303785
    LC Control Number74162254

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