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Solitary voices

David Arthur Oakleaf

Solitary voices

aspects of theme and form in eighteenth-century and romantic fiction

by David Arthur Oakleaf

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
  • Solitude in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAspects of theme and form in eighteenth-century and romantic fiction.
    StatementDavid Oakleaf.
    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination350 leaves.
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18938040M

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