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pleasures of poverty

Anthony Bertram

pleasures of poverty

an argument and an anthology

by Anthony Bertram

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Published by Hollis & Carter in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poverty -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Anthony Bertram.
    GenrePoetry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6071.P6 B4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 401 p. ;
    Number of Pages401
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6107663M
    LC Control Number52002468
    OCLC/WorldCa6354700


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[from old catalog] Publication date Publisher Albany Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of Congress Language English.

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