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Contemporary British poetry 1983

Contemporary British poetry 1983

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Published by National Book League in London .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by John Medlin.
ContributionsMedlin, John.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 85/4745 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p. ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2676050M
ISBN 100853533806
LC Control Number85841284
OCLC/WorldCa10662474

Trevor Joyce published his first book of poetry in Joyce co-founded, in Dublin, the New Writers’ Press and its journal, The Lace Curtain, in the late s, and then the annual SoundEye Festival in Cork in the has been included in representative anthologies, including The Penguin Book of Irish Poetry and the Oxford University Press Anthology of Twentieth-Century British and.


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