There Before Us

Religion, Literature, and Culture from Emerson to Wendell Berry by Roger Lundin

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

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  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
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  • 19th Century American Literature,
  • 20th Century American Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
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  • Essays,
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  • 20th century,
  • American literature,
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  • Religion in literature
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Number of Pages250
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ISBN 100802829635
ISBN 109780802829634

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