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Sixty women poets

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Published by Bloodaxe Books, U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Chester Springs, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Women authors.,
  • English poetry -- 20th century.,
  • Women -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Distributor from label on p. [4] of cover.

    Statementedited by Linda France.
    ContributionsFrance, Linda, 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1177 .S49 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL842546M
    ISBN 101852242523
    LC Control Number95120079
    OCLC/WorldCa29386698

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