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


  • Smollett, Tobias George, -- 1721-1771 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Lionel Kelly.
SeriesCritical heritage series
ContributionsKelly, Lionel.
LC ClassificationsPR3697 .T64 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 380 p. ;
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21485982M
ISBN 100415134269

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