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3 edition of College Novel in America found in the catalog.

College Novel in America

John O. Lyons

College Novel in America

by John O. Lyons

  • 94 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Southern Illinois Univ Pr (Tx) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • College stories, American,
  • History and criticism,
  • Universities and colleges in l,
  • Universities and colleges in literature,
  • Literary Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11315088M
    ISBN 100809300737
    ISBN 109780809300730

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