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Published in Delhi, S. Chand [1965?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History and criticism,
  • English Satire,
  • English Satirists

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesThe Channels of English literature
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 325 p. ;
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26537324M

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