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Dead letters to the new world Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism by Michael McLoughlin

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementMichael McLoughlin.
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LC ClassificationsPS8000
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22564658M
ISBN 100415967848

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