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One Hundred Great Books

John Canning

One Hundred Great Books

by John Canning

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by International Specialized Book Services .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Books & Reading,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Language

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10292231M
    ISBN 100285621270
    ISBN 109780285621275

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