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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Books and reading -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Books and reading -- England -- History -- 17th century,
  • Literature and society -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Literature and society -- England -- History -- 17th century,
  • Popular literature -- England -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Naomi Conn Liebler.
SeriesRoutledge research in postcolonial literatures -- 14.
ContributionsLiebler, Naomi Conn, 1944-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR836 .E17 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24051938M
ISBN 109780415358408, 9780415358415, 9780203004586
LC Control Number2006009833

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