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The microscope and English imagination

Nicolson, Marjorie Hope

The microscope and English imagination

by Nicolson, Marjorie Hope

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Published by Depts. of Modern Languages of Smith College in Northampton, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Microscope and microscopy,
  • English literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementby Marjorie Nicolson.
    SeriesSmith College studies in modern languages,, vol. 16, no. 4
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPB13 .S6 vol. 16, no. 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p.
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6331562M
    LC Control Number35037843
    OCLC/WorldCa2558079

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