English poetry and poets. by Brooks, Sarah Warner

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  • English poetry -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1890 ed.

Book details

SeriesEssay index reprint series
LC ClassificationsPR502 .B8 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination506 p.
Number of Pages506
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5295131M
ISBN 100836925378
LC Control Number72037511

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