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Poems of a pessimist

Karr, E. R.

Poems of a pessimist

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Published by Dorrance and Company in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby E.R. Karr.
SeriesContemporary poets of Dorrance, (302)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3521.A534 P6
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 5-42 p.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6485913M
LC Control Number45010883
OCLC/WorldCa17943730

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