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Published by Illustrated editions company in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby A. E. Housman; illustrations by Elinore Blaisdell.
ContributionsBlaisdell, Elinore, 1904- illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4809.H15 A7 1932
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p.
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6277122M
LC Control Number32019135
OCLC/WorldCa1226386

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