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Archaeology of the sublime

Andrzej Wicher

Archaeology of the sublime

studies in late medieval English writings

by Andrzej Wicher

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Published by Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego in Katowice .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature.,
  • Sublime, The, in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrzej Wicher.
    SeriesPrace naukowe Uniwersytetu Śląskiego w Katowicach ;, nr. 1484
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR275.S82 W53 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p. ;
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL541390M
    ISBN 108322606052
    LC Control Number96120711

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