Pre-Raphaelite imagination, 1848-1900
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Pre-Raphaelite imagination, 1848-1900 by John Dixon Hunt

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul in London .
Written in English


  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn Dixon Hunt.
LC ClassificationsPR466 H8 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 262 p., [16] of plates :
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14343219M
ISBN 100710064977

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