Two themes in modern poetry
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Two themes in modern poetry man in society, and God and the world, selected and arranged by Alburey Castell and Mary J. Shaw. by Alison Castell

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Published in Saint Paul .
Written in English


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ContributionsKuypers, Mary (Shaw), 1891-
LC ClassificationsPR1175 C36
The Physical Object
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15562258M

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