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Contemporary American women poets

Tooni Gordi

Contemporary American women poets

by Tooni Gordi

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Published by H. Harrison in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: An anthology of verse by 1311 living writers; edited by Tooni Gordi.

    Other titlesSpinners., An anthology of verse by 1311 living writers.
    Statementissued under the auspices of the Spinners: a bi-monthly of women"s verse.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS589 .G6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6333746M
    LC Control Number36004335
    OCLC/WorldCa2928685

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