The Poem and the World
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The Poem and the World The Literary Center"s Sister City Poetry Anthology (Poem & the World) by Poem & the World Editorial Committee

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Published by Poem & the World .
Written in English


  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Poetry

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11703242M
ISBN 100963612409
ISBN 109780963612403

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