10 edition of The Christian tradition in modern British verse drama found in the catalog.
The Christian tradition in modern British verse drama
William V. Spanos
Bibliography: p. -388.
|Statement||[by] William V. Spanos. With a foreword by E. Martin Browne.|
|LC Classifications||PR739.R4 S6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 400 p.|
|Number of Pages||400|
|LC Control Number||66018882|
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