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George Gissing a study in literary leanings. by Oswald Harcourt Davis

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Published by Croydon in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gissing, George, -- 1857-1903.

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LC ClassificationsPR4717 D3
The Physical Object
Pagination3-109p.
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16050222M

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