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6 edition of living writers of the South. found in the catalog.

living writers of the South.

by Davidson, James Wood

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Carleton; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English

  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism,
    • Southern States -- Intellectual life

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy James Wood Davidson, A. M.
      LC ClassificationsPS261 .D3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 17-635 p.
      Number of Pages635
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6960750M
      LC Control Number05032085

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