4 edition of Youth and age in American literature found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -169).
|Series||American university studies., vol. 20|
|LC Classifications||PS173.A35 P6 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 169 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||169|
|LC Control Number||89012350|
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