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British poetry today.

George Woodcock

British poetry today.

by George Woodcock

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Published by University of British Columbia in Vancouver .
Written in English

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  • English poetry

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    SeriesBritish Columbia. University. Publications. Lecture series -- no. 7
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19876409M

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