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Some modern American poets

James Granville Southworth

Some modern American poets

by James Granville Southworth

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1950 ed.

    Statementby James G. Southworth.
    SeriesEssay index reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS305 .S6 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5601855M
    LC Control Number68008495

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