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English literature: modern.

G. H. Mair

English literature: modern.

by G. H. Mair

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Published by Holt, Butterworth in New York, London .
Written in English


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Questions. Section A Modern texts: students will answer one essay question from a choice of two on their studied modern prose or drama text. Section B Poetry: students will answer one comparative question on one named poem printed on the paper and one .   Overview from the Bloomsbury Dictionary of English Literature Bacon, Francis ( - ) Bacon was born 22 January at York House in the Strand in London.


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