The New poet"s handbook

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League of Canadian Poets , Toronto, Ont
Poetry -- Author
Statementdeveloped and edited by Marvyne Jenoff and John Wilson.
ContributionsJenoff, Marvyne., Wilson, John., League of Canadian Poets.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1059.A9 N49 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2979767M
ISBN 100969032730
LC Control Number84229669
OCLC/WorldCa12664804

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