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The teaching of literature.

Michael Spencer

The teaching of literature.

by Michael Spencer

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Published by University of Queensland Press in St. Lucia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Inaugural lecture delivered at the University of Queensland, 11 September, 1975.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21634294M
ISBN 100702213837
OCLC/WorldCa3541531

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