Notes on language and style. by T. E. Hulme

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Style, Literary.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1929 ed. published by University of Washington Book Store, Seattle, which was issued as no. 25 of University of Washington chapbooks.

Book details

StatementEdited by Herbert Read.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN203 .H75 1974b
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5049911M
ISBN 100841448388
LC Control Number74010997

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