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Modern British poetry

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Howe in New York .
Written in English


  • English poetry -- 19th century,
  • English poetry -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

Statemented. by Louis Untermeyer ...
LC ClassificationsPR1224 .U6 1920
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., iii-xxv, 234 p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6626904M
LC Control Number20013991

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