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Published by E. Benn ltd. in London .
Written in English

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SeriesThe Augustan books of modern poetry [ed. by Edward Thompson]
LC ClassificationsPR1173.A8 B45
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 5-31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6692286M
LC Control Number26015094

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