Editing eighteenth century novels

papers on Fielding, Lesage, Richardson, Sterne, and Smollett given at the Conference on editorial problems University of Toronto, November, 1973 by Conference on Editorial Problems University of Toronto 1973.

Publisher: published for the Committee for the Conference on Editorial Problems by A. M. Hakkert, Toronto in Toronto

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by G.E. Bentley, Jr.
ContributionsBentley, G. E. 1930-
LC ClassificationsPN162 .C62 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5073725M
ISBN 10088866558X
LC Control Number74084099

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