11 edition of The expatriate perspective: American novelists and the idea of America found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. 227-239.
|Statement||[by] Harold T. McCarthy.|
|LC Classifications||PS362 .M3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||244|
|LC Control Number||72000418|
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