The case for poetry a new anthology: poems, cases, critiques by Frederick L. Gwynn

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Published by Prentice-Hall in New York .

Written in English

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  • English poetry,
  • American poetry

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

Statement[by] Frederick L. Gwynn, Ralph W. Condee [and] Arthur O. Lewis, Jr.
SeriesPrentice-Hall English literature series
The Physical Object
Pagination449 p. ;
Number of Pages449
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23760436M

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