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Contemporary poetry in America and England, 1950-1975 a guide to information sources by Martin E. Gingerich

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Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit, Mich .
Written in English


  • American poetry -- 20th century -- Bibliography,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- Bibliography

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementMartin E. Gingerich.
SeriesVolume 41 in the American literature, English literature, and world literatures in English information guide series, Gale information guide library., v. 41.
LC ClassificationsZ1231.P7 G56 1983, PS303 G56 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 453 p. ;
Number of Pages453
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5423050M
ISBN 100810312212
LC Control Number73016992

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