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5 edition of Favorite poems from the best authors found in the catalog.

Favorite poems from the best authors

  • 12 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by E. P. Dutton & co. in New York .
Written in English

  • Children"s poetry. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6110.C4 N3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 234 p.
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23388575M
    LC Control Number11030742

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