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Selected writings of the American transcendentalists.

George Hochfield

Selected writings of the American transcendentalists.

by George Hochfield

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transcendentalism (New England),
  • Philosophy, American -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 426-432.

    StatementEdited with an introd. by George Hochfield.
    SeriesA Signet classic, CQ345
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB905 .H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5996657M
    LC Control Number66028975

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