word pavilion and selected poems

by Middleton, Christopher

Publisher: Sheep Meadow Press, Publisher: Distributed by the University Press of New England in Riverdale-on-Hudson, N.Y, [Hanover, NH]

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StatementChristopher Middleton.
LC ClassificationsPR6025.I25 W67 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 358 p. ;
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6790188M
ISBN 101878818899
LC Control Number00051586

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