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Canadian literature in the 70"s

Canadian literature in the 70"s

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canadian literature -- 20th century.,
    • Canada -- Literary collections.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Paul Denham, Mary Jane Edwards.
      ContributionsDenham, Paul., Edwards, Mary Jane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9194.9 .C3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4219517M
      ISBN 10003920152X, 0039201317
      LC Control Number80499298


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