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parson in English literature

parson in English literature

a galaxy of clerical figures gathered from the writers of six centuries

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature.,
  • Clergy -- Literary collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F. E. Christmas.
    GenreLiterary collections.
    ContributionsChristmas, F. E. ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1111.C55 C5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 p. ;
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6091164M
    LC Control Number51007694
    OCLC/WorldCa3267156


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