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The influence of literature upon society. Translated from the French of Madame de Stael-Holstein. To which is prefixed, a memoir of the life and writings of the author.

Main Author: Staël, Madame de 1766-1817
Other Authors: Boileau, D.
Language(s): English ; French
Published: London, H. Colburn, 1812.
Edition: 2d ed.
Subjects: Literature.
Note: Published in 1803 under title: A treatise on ancient and modern literature.
The memoir is by D. Boileau.
Physical Description: 2 v. 21 cm.
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