poet"s life seventy years in a changing world. by Harriet Monroe

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Published by AMS Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936,
  • Authors -- Correspondence, reminiscences, etc

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1938 ed.

Book details

LC ClassificationsPS2423 .A4 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 488 p.
Number of Pages488
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5754708M
LC Control Number71093777

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