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The Institution of Literature by Jeffrey J. Williams

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English


  • Literary studies: general,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • History and criticism,
  • Theory Of Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature, Modern,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Linguistics,
  • American - General,
  • Criticism,
  • Study and teaching (Higher),
  • United States,
  • Higher,
  • 20th century,
  • English philology,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9541059M
ISBN 100791452093
ISBN 109780791452097

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