Later American poems

by J. E. Wetherell

Publisher: Copp, Clark in Toronto

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  • American poetry.,
  • Poésie américaine.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by J.E. Wetherell
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 25750, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 25750
The Physical Object
Pagination4 microfiches (154 fr.)
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24135177M
ISBN 100665257503

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