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Published by Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English


  • Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Metaphor.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementA. Leigh DeNeef.
LC ClassificationsPR2364 .D4 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3494776M
ISBN 100822304872
LC Control Number82014737

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