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2010/06/01 Update!


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Western Civilization Collection

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Literature collection

Literature Collection

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Literature collection1

Encyclopedia of American Literature

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Literature Collection

10 LAUNCH TITLES

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772 pages

Oxford Companion to Women’s Writing

606 pages

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464 pages


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Literature Collection

New Oxford Companion

to Literature in French

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Oxford Companion to Crime and Mystery Writing

535 pages

Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

640 pages

Oxford Companion to German Literature

699 pages

Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

690 pages


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Literature Collection

NEW TITLES - COMING SOON

  • Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature, 5 volumes, 2800 pages, published on 23 March 2006

  • Oxford Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature, 4 volumes, 1824 pages, published on 25 May 2006

  • Oxford Guide to Literature in English Translation

  • Oxford Encyclopedia of English Literature

  • Oxford Companion to Spanish Literature


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in the Literature Collection


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