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Emerson as a poet by Joel Benton

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Poetic works.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Joel Benton.
ContributionsKennedy, William Sloane, 1850-1929.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1638 .B4 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5192205M
ISBN 100841433321
LC Control Number75012974

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