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Literature of the low countries

a short history of Dutch literature in the Netherlands and Belgium.

by Reinder P. Meijer

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Published by Van Gorcum in Assen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dutch literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Flemish literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 359-362.

    Statement[By] Reinder P. Meijer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT5061 .M4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 384 p.
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5398129M
    ISBN 109023207068
    LC Control Number72888626

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