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Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English


  • Correspondence,
  • American Poets

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Edition Notes

Statementselected and edited by Emily Fragos
SeriesEveryman"s library pocket poets, Everyman"s library pocket poets
ContributionsFragos, Emily
LC ClassificationsPS1541.Z5 A4 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p. ;
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25273523M
ISBN 100307597040
ISBN 109780307597045
LC Control Number2011275482

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