The languages of criticism and the structure of poetry by Ronald S. Crane

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Published by University of Toronto Press in [Toronto] .

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  • Poetics.,
  • Criticism.

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StatementR. S. Crane.
SeriesAlexander lectures -- 1951-52
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
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Open LibraryOL19413089M

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