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2 edition of key to modern English poetry. found in the catalog.

key to modern English poetry.

Martin Gilkes

key to modern English poetry.

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Published by Folcroft Press in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Imagist poetry -- History and criticism

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR581 .G45 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p.
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5340940M
    LC Control Number72194758


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