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Prisoners of transience

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Published by Poetry Wales Press, U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Chester Springs, PA .
Written in English


  • German poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • French poetry -- To 1500 -- Translations into English.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 94-95.

StatementSheenagh Pugh.
ContributionsPugh, Sheenagh, 1950-
LC ClassificationsPT1160.E5 P7 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2557864M
ISBN 100907476465
LC Control Number85071578

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