The pagoda, and other poems by Gill, David

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .

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Statementby David Gill.
SeriesThe Phoenix living poets
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6057.I54 P3
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4056570M
ISBN 10070111536X
LC Control Number79458066

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