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Woman as writer

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- Women authors,
  • American literature -- 20th century,
  • Women -- Literary collections

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 445-451.

    Statement[edited by] Jeannette L. Webber, Joan Grumman.
    ContributionsWebber, Jeannette L., Grumman, Joan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS508.W7 W57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 451 p. :
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4561970M
    ISBN 100395260884
    LC Control Number77074379

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