Literature & the American urban experience
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Published by University Press in Manchester .
Written in English


  • American literature -- History and criticism,
  • Cities and towns in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by Michael C. Jaye and Ann Chalmers Watts.
ContributionsJaye, Michael C., Watts, Ann Chalmers.
LC ClassificationsPS169C57 L47
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18632300M
ISBN 100719008484

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