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Hwæt! 4 contemporary American poets backtranslated into the Old English

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Published by Perishable Press in Perry Township, Wis. (P.O. Box 7, Mount Horeb, Wis.) .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American poetry -- 20th century.,
  • English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Texts

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Peter Glassgold ; illustrations drawn and cut by Lester Doré.
GenreTexts
ContributionsGlassgold, Peter, 1939-, Doré, Lester., Perishable Press Limited., Press Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS619.O43 H9 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination[27] p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2085058M
LC Control Number88124831

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