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The poetry of our world

The poetry of our world

an international anthology of contemporary poetry

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Published by Perennial in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesInternational anthology of contemporary poetry
    Statementedited by Jeffery Paine.
    ContributionsPaine, Jeffery, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6101 .P5425 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 511 p. ;
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22620034M
    ISBN 100060951931
    OCLC/WorldCa46764148

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