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The comic imagination in American literature.

Louis Decimus Rubin

The comic imagination in American literature.

by Louis Decimus Rubin

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American wit and humor -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Based on a series of lectures prepared for the Voice of America.

    StatementEdited by Louis D. Rubin, Jr.
    ContributionsVoice of America (Organization)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS430 .R8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 430 p.
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5416046M
    ISBN 100813507588
    LC Control Number73007921

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