Poetry and audience, 1953-60
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Poetry and audience, 1953-60 an anthology. by Anthony Robert Mortimer

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Published by University Union in [Leeds, Eng .
Written in English


  • English poetry -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPoetry and audience.
StatementForeword by Bonamy Dobrée. Selected by A. R. Mortimer and the editorial board of Poetry and audience.
LC ClassificationsPR1226 .M6
The Physical Object
Pagination75 p. ;
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18719194M

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