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The fin de siècle spirit

Walter Blackburn Harte and the American/Canadian literary milieu of the 1890s

by Doyle, James

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by ECW Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harte, Walter Blackburn, -- 1867-1899,
  • Little magazines -- Publishing -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Journalists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Periodical editors -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-1918,
  • Canada -- Intellectual life -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-144) and index.

    StatementJames Doyle.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18667974M
    ISBN 101550222325
    LC Control Number95930574
    OCLC/WorldCa32089924

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