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A literary history of Alabama

the nineteenth century

by Benjamin Buford Williams

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in Rutherford [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Alabama.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Alabama -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Alabama.,
    • Alabama -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.,
    • Alabama -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBenjamin Buford Williams.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS266.A5 W54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination258 p. ;
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4904115M
      ISBN 10083862054X
      LC Control Number76050286


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