America in imaginative German literature in the first half of the nineteenth century.

by Paul Carl Weber

Publisher: AMS Press in New York

Written in English
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  • German literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Exoticism in literature,
  • America -- In literature

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SeriesColumbia University Germanic studies -- [v.29]
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 301 p.
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17745682M

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