6 edition of Littery man found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-172) and index.
|Statement||Richard S. Lowry.|
|Series||Commonwealth Center studies in American culture|
|LC Classifications||PS1336 .L68 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 177 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||177|
|LC Control Number||95031814|
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