Dictionary of writers of thirteenth century England by Josiah Cox Russell

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Published by Burt Franklin in New York .

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  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Theology -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Theologians -- England.

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Reprint of 1936 ed.

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Statementby Josiah Cox Russell.
SeriesEssays in literature and criticism -- 142., Burt Franklin bibliography and reference series -- 396., Burt Franklin bibliography & reference series -- 142., Burt Franklin bibliography & reference series -- 396.
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Paginationx, 209 p.
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16616037M

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Dictionary of writers of thirteenth century England. New York, B. Franklin [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Josiah Cox Russell; University of London. Institute of Historical Research. Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Russell, Josiah Cox.

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