American poetry.

by Karl Jay Shapiro

Publisher: Crowell in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 257-259.

SeriesReader"s bookshelf of American literature
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 265 p. ;
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22324625M

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