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Dead French Poets Speak Plain English

An Anthology of Poems

by Kendall Lappin

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Leaping Dog Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Continental European,
  • Poetry / General,
  • Poetry,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8674859M
    ISBN 101878580787
    ISBN 109781878580788
    OCLC/WorldCa37583970


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