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Medieval writers and their work

Middle English literature and its background 1100-1500

by J. A. Burrow

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.A. Burrow.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR255 .B8 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4270811M
    ISBN 100192191357, 0192891227
    LC Control Number81016967


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