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Notes for a late-blooming martyr

poems

by Marlys West

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Published by University of Akron Press in Akron, Ohio .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Marlys West.
SeriesAkron series in poetry
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3573.E82435 N68 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL40575M
ISBN 101884836550, 1884836569
LC Control Number99031368

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