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Published by R. Cobden-Sanderson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Poetry.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Edmund Blunden.
GenrePoetry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD640 .B5833 1928
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6724928M
LC Control Number29003985
OCLC/WorldCa1161832

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