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Walter Pater and English Studies: A Select Bibliography

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  14 November 2023

Charles Martindale
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University of Bristol
Elizabeth Prettejohn
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University of York
Lene Østermark-Johansen
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University of Copenhagen
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