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Knowing Stones: Poems of Exotic Places

An Anthology

by Maureen Tolman Flannery

  • 308 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by John Gordon Burke Pub .
Written in English

  • American poetry,
  • Antiquities,
  • Poetry,
  • 20th century,
  • Voyages and travels

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8389889M
    ISBN 10093427262X
    ISBN 109780934272629

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