The New younger Irish poets

Publisher: Blackstaff Press in Belfast

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  • English poetry -- Irish authors,
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  • Ireland -- Poetry

Edition Notes

Other titlesYounger Irish poets.
Statementedited by Gerald Dawe.
ContributionsDawe, Gerald, 1952-
LC ClassificationsPR8858 .Y68 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1635341M
ISBN 100856404608
LC Control Number91186319

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