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Have there been any definite trends in the popular taste for literature from 1900 through 1935?

Pearl Drews

Have there been any definite trends in the popular taste for literature from 1900 through 1935?

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  • Popular literature -- History and criticism

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    Statementby Pearl Drews
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 leaves ;
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14991569M


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