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The Constitution of Literature

Literacy, Democracy, and Early English Literary Criticism

by Lee Morrissey

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • British Isles,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11275307M
    ISBN 100804757860
    ISBN 109780804757867

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