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British Children"s Writers Since 1960

Caroline C. Hunt

British Children"s Writers Since 1960

First Series (Dictionary of Literary Biography)

by Caroline C. Hunt

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Reference works,
  • Reference,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Books and reading,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • English,
  • Great Britain,
  • English literature,
  • General,
  • 20th century,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Children,
  • Children"s literature, English,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7980366M
    ISBN 100810393565
    ISBN 109780810393561


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