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The art of George Eliot

Harvey, W. J.

The art of George Eliot

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [249]-250.

    StatementW.J. Harvey.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14592348M


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