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The novel and the fairy tale

John Buchan

The novel and the fairy tale

by John Buchan

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Published by English Association in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Buchan.
SeriesEnglish Association pamphlet -- no.79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19911517M

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