Studies in medieval literature and languages
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Studies in medieval literature and languages in memory of Frederick Whitehead

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Published by Manchester University Press, Barnes & Noble in Manchester, New York .
Written in English


  • Whitehead, Frederick, 1909-1971 -- Bibliography,
  • Philology,
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 5-6.

Statementeditors W. Rothwell ... [et al.]
ContributionsWhitehead, Frederick, 1909-1971., Rothwell, William, ed.
LC ClassificationsP26 .W55 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 403 p.
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5108397M
ISBN 100064959988
LC Control Number74180828

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