kind of dying

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Hawthorn Press , Melbourne
Statement[by] Manfred Jurgensen.
SeriesHawthorn poets ;, 19
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LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.J8 K5
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4278483M
ISBN 100725601841
LC Control Number78304325

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