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Published by Ethiope Pub. Corp. in Benin City, Nigeria .
Written in English


  • Fagunwa, D. O. -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Bibliography: p. 131-132.

StatementAyọ Bamgboṣe.
LC ClassificationsPL8824.F27 Z6
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 132 p. ;
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5251805M
LC Control Number75324528

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