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Essays of William Hazlitt

William Hazlitt

Essays of William Hazlitt

by William Hazlitt

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Published by Walter Scott Publishing in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and edited by Frank Carr.
ContributionsCarr, Frank.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 322p. ;
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17369569M

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