Selected poems of John Clare
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Published by Heinemann Educational in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Statementedited by James Reeves.
SeriesThe poetry bookshelf
ContributionsReeves, John.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18766068M
ISBN 100435150057

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