The medieval European religious lyric an ars poetica by Patrick S. Diehl

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  • Poetry, Medieval -- History and criticism,
  • Christian poetry, European -- History and criticism,
  • Lyric poetry -- History and criticism

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Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Book details

StatementPatrick S. Diehl.
LC ClassificationsPN691 .D53 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 357 p. ;
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3164633M
ISBN 100520046730
LC Control Number83006557

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