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Historical figures in nineteenth century fiction

Donald K. Hartman

Historical figures in nineteenth century fiction

by Donald K. Hartman

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Published by Epoch Books in Kenmore, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical fiction, American -- Bibliography.,
  • American fiction -- 19th century -- Bibliography.,
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- Bibliography.,
  • Biographical fiction, American -- Bibliography.,
  • Biographical fiction, English -- Bibliography.,
  • Young adult fiction, American -- Bibliography.,
  • Young adult fiction, English -- Bibliography.,
  • Children"s stories, American -- Bibliography.,
  • Children"s stories, English -- Bibliography.,
  • Historical fiction, English -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. vii-xi) and indexes.

    StatementDonald K. Hartman.
    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesThemes and settings in fiction series ;, 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1231.F4 H37 1999, PS374.H5 H37 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6896352M
    ISBN 100962958638
    LC Control Number00698062
    OCLC/WorldCa43562989

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