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Thomas Chandler Haliburton (Sam Slick)

a study in provincial Toryism

by Victor Lovitt Oakes Chittick

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Haliburton, Thomas Chandler, 1796-1865 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Slick, Sam (Fictitious character)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby V. L. O. Chittick.
    SeriesColumbia University studies in English and comparative literature, [no. 76]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4735.H25 Z6 1924a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 695 p.,
    Number of Pages695
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6672250M
    LC Control Number24030421
    OCLC/WorldCa7448117

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