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Headwaters of Canadian literature.

Archibald MacMechan

Headwaters of Canadian literature.

Introd. by M.G. Parks.

by Archibald MacMechan

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNew Canadian library, no. 107
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 247 p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19320866M

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