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The last romantics by Graham Goulden Hough

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Published by Methuen, Barnes & Noble in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Aesthetic movement (British art),
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Romanticism -- Great Britain.,
  • Aestheticism (Literature)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementGraham Hough.
SeriesUniversity paperbacks : -- UP-27
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 284 p. ;
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14424888M

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