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reader"s guide to literary terms

Karl E. Beckson

reader"s guide to literary terms

a dictionary

by Karl E. Beckson

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Published by Noonday Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Terminology.,
  • English language -- Terms and phrases.,
  • Books and reading -- Terminology.,
  • Literary form -- Terminology.,
  • Criticism -- Terminology.

  • Edition Notes

    Edition for 1975 published under title: Literary terms.

    Statement[by] Karl Beckson and Arthur Ganz.
    ContributionsGanz, Arthur F., 1928- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN41 .B33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5800771M
    LC Control Number60014127

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