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The friar in fiction

Kennard, Joseph Spencer

The friar in fiction

Sincerity in art, and other essays.

by Kennard, Joseph Spencer

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Published by Brentano"s in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pisano, Niccolò, 1206?-1280?,
  • Amicis, Edmondo de, 1846-1908.,
  • Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321.,
  • Friars.,
  • Art.,
  • Women in literature.,
  • Women in art.,
  • Colophons.

  • Edition Notes

    Eight of these sixteen essays appeared in an earlier work under the title: The fallen god, and other essays in literature and art, Philadelphia, 1901.

    Other titlesSincerity in art.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3521.E525 F7 1923
    The Physical Object
    Pagination388 p.
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6658815M
    LC Control Number23017498
    OCLC/WorldCa541255

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