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An anthology of world poetry by Mark Van Doren

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Published by Reynal & Hitchcock in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Mark Van Doren; in English translations by Chaucer, Swinburne, Dowson, Symons, Rossetti, Waley, Herrick, Pope, Francis Thompson, E. A. Robinson and others.
The Physical Object
Paginationlxii, 1467 p.
Number of Pages1467
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23248076M

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