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The republic of letters

essays on various writers.

by Louis Kronenberger

  • 155 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism,
  • American literature

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR99 .K7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p.
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6135887M
    LC Control Number53009466
    OCLC/WorldCa1252348

    The Republic of Letters existed, first and foremost, as a palimpsest of people, books, and objects in motion. Motion, of course, was always difficult and sometimes dangerous in the premodern world. But it also had much to offer.


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