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Burning city

Stephen Vincent BenГ©t

Burning city

new poems

by Stephen Vincent BenГ©t

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Farrar & Rinehart, incorporated in New York .
Written in

Edition Notes

Statementby Stephen Vincent Benét; decorations by Charles Child.
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ., 3-80 p., 1 .
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13537388M
LC Control Number36016575

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