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Latin American writers

Alok Bhalla

Latin American writers

a bibliography with critical and biographical introductions

by Alok Bhalla

  • 340 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Envoy Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin American literature -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Latin American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementAlok Bhalla ; bibliographic assistants, N. Satish, L.S. Ramaiah, T.V. Prafulla Chandra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7081.3 .B4 1987b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 174 p. ;
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2483628M
    ISBN 100938719203
    LC Control Number87404160


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