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Critical studies of the works of Charles Dickens by George Gissing

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Published by Greenberg, publisher, inc. in New York .
Written in English


  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Gissing, George, 1857-1903 -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Statementby George Gissing; with an introduction and bibliography of Gissing by Temple Scott.
ContributionsScott, Temple, 1864-1939.
LC ClassificationsPR4588 .G52
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., 165 p.
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6672032M
LC Control Number24029874

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