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A History of Irish Autobiography. / Harte, Liam.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018. 434 p.

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Harte, L 2018, A History of Irish Autobiography. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

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Harte, L. (2018). A History of Irish Autobiography. Cambridge University Press.

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Harte L. A History of Irish Autobiography. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 434 p.

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Harte, Liam. / A History of Irish Autobiography. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018. 434 p.

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