The intent of the critic
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The intent of the critic by Donald A. Stauffer

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English


  • Criticism,
  • Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc,
  • Literature -- Aesthetics

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edmund Wilson, Norman Foerster, John Crowe Ransom [and] W.H. Auden; edited, with an introduction, by Donald A. Stauffer.
Series[Princeton books in the humanities]
ContributionsWilson, Edmund, 1895-1972., Foerster, Norman, 1887-, Ransom, John Crowe, 1888-1974., Auden, W. H. 1907-1973.
LC ClassificationsPN81 .S7
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 3-147 p.
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6422785M
LC Control Number41020238

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