A treasury of poems

a collection of the world"s most famous and familiar verse

Publisher: Lowe & B. Hould Publishers in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 739 Downloads: 143
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  • American poetry.,
  • English poetry.

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Statementcompiled by Sarah Anne Stuart.
ContributionsStuart, Sarah Anne.
LC ClassificationsPS586 .T74 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 739 p. ;
Number of Pages739
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1019761M
ISBN 100681805706
LC Control Number96077893

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