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Coleridge on imagination by I. A. Richards

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English


  • Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, -- 1772-1834,
  • Imagination,
  • Poetry -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby I. A. Richards.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 236 p. (1 leaf of plates) :
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13535419M

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