Hispano-American literature in the United States a bibliography of translations and criticism. by Sturgis E. Leavitt

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  • Books -- Reviews -- Bibliography

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One of a series of bibliographies of Spanish-American literature published under the auspices of the Harvard council on Hispano-American studies

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GenreBibliography, Translations into English, Reviews
ContributionsHarvard Council on Hispano-American Studies
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 54 p. ;
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22789147M
LC Control Number32033821

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