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From classic to romantic

W. Jackson Bate

From classic to romantic

premises of taste in eighteenth-century England.

by W. Jackson Bate

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Published by Harper, H. Hamilton in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally presented as the Lowell lectures in Boston in 1945, and published by Harvard University Press in 1946.

SeriesTorchbooks
The Physical Object
Pagination197p.,21cm
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18736994M

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