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Poetry in a divided world

by Henry Gifford

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Literature and society.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 97-111.

    StatementHenry Gifford.
    SeriesThe Clark lectures ;, 1985
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1271 .G47 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 111 p. ;
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2538056M
    ISBN 100521309441
    LC Control Number85018988

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