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The modern poets a critical introduction by M. L. Rosenthal

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism

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StatementM. L. Rosenthal.
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23264814M
LC Control Number60013204

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