Main currents of Spanish literature. by Ford, J. D. M.

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  • Spanish literature -- History and criticism.

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LC ClassificationsPQ6033 .F75 1968
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Paginationvii, 284 p.
Number of Pages284
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Open LibraryOL5606454M
LC Control Number68013689

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ford, J. (Jeremiah Denis Matthias), Main currents of Spanish. Main currents of Spanish literature. New York, Biblo and Tannen, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J D M Ford.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: Lectures delivered at the Lowell Institute in Boston, Read the full-text Main currents of Spanish literature. book edition of Main Currents of Spanish Literature (). In them my aim is to afford a survey of certain important currents running through the history of Spanish literature as written in the motherland, and to call attention to the great worth of the literature produced by writers in Spanish America.

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