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Published by Dodd, Mead and Company in New York .
Written in English

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

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    Statementby William Lyon Phelps ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR601 .P5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii p., 2 ., 343 p.
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13534126M
    LC Control Number18018493
    OCLC/WorldCa239236


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