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Common reading

critics, historians, publics

by Stefan Collini

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • English prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Book reviewing -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc,
  • Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-347) and index.

    StatementStefan Collini.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR63 .C66 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 368 p. ;
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16744383M
    ISBN 100199296782
    ISBN 109780199296781
    LC Control Number2007036880


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