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Biography in the 18th century

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
  • Biography as a literary form

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJ. D. Browning, editor in chief.
    SeriesPublications of the McMaster University Association for 18th-Century Studies ; v. 8, Publications of the McMaster University Association for 18th-Century Studies ;, v. 8.
    ContributionsBrowning, J. D. 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT21 .B47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4100236M
    ISBN 100824040074
    LC Control Number80014652

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