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Literature and language in the cultural context

Polish Association for the Study of English. Conference

Literature and language in the cultural context

proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of Polish Association for the Study of English, Cracow-Przegorzały, 27-30 April, 1992

by Polish Association for the Study of English. Conference

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Published by Wydawców Prac Naukowych Universitas, Orders can be sent to Universitas Wiślna in Kraków .
Written in English

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  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • English philology -- Study and teaching -- Poland -- Congresses.,
    • English language -- Study and teaching -- Polish speakers -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by K. Stamirowska, Z. Mazur, A. Walczuk.
      ContributionsStamirowska, K., Mazur, Zygmunt., Walczuk, A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE68.P7 P65 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1229732M
      ISBN 108370522130
      LC Control Number94231289


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