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Published by Haskell House Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • Style, Literary.

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Edition Notes

Original ed. issued as no. 25 of University of Washington chapbooks.

StatementEdited by Herbert Read. Seattle, University of Washington Book Store, 1929.
LC ClassificationsPN203 .H75 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5041849M
ISBN 100838320171
LC Control Number74001105

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