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Conceptions of reality in modern American poetry

L. S. Dembo

Conceptions of reality in modern American poetry

by L. S. Dembo

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby L. S. Dembo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS324 .D45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 248 p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5988215M
    LC Control Number66018470

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