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Published by Community Institute in Colombo .
Written in English


  • Sri Lankan literature (English) -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by C.R. Hensman.
SeriesCommunity ;, 5
ContributionsHensman, C. R., Community Institute (Colombo, Sri Lanka)
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 94/63308 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p.
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1254051M
LC Control Number94903986

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