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French-Canadian literature by Jonathan M. Weiss

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Published by Association for Canadian Studies in the United States in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • French-Canadian literature -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jonathan Weiss.
SeriesThe ACSUS papers
ContributionsAssociation for Canadian studies in the United States.
LC ClassificationsPS"9073"W458
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19837594M

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