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The power of blackness

Hawthorne, Poe, Melville

by Harry Levin

  • 253 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Ohio University Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel, -- 1804-1864 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Melville, Herman, -- 1819-1891 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Poe, Edgar Allan, -- 1809-1849 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarry Levin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS377
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,263,ixp. ;
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20141949M
    ISBN 100821405810

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