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In 1931 the encyclopedia was bought out by united educators, inc. Dec 17, 2012 read by millions of students since its first publication, the norton anthology of world literature remains the mosttrusted anthology of world literature available. Reading, william dnb00 wikisource, the free online library. If you wish to write forcibly, miss zenobia, he tells her, pay minute attention to the sensations. After a period of revision in 1927, new, 10 volume editions were published in 1929 and 1930. You have just read a chapter in a textbook that discusses influential american authors from the 1930s.
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