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comic tradition in America an anthology. by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


  • American literature -- 19th century,
  • American wit and humor

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SeriesDoubleday anchor books
LC ClassificationsPS509 H8 L84 1958
The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16202644M

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