Address on the spirit of modern literature

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Published by University of Santo Tomas Press in Manila .

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  • Literature, Modern.

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Other titlesSpirit of modern literature
Statementby Carolina Garcia.
ContributionsUniversity of Santo Tomás.
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p. ;
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16496808M
LC Control Number65049967

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