Poets & their art

  • 322 Pages
  • 1.95 MB
  • English
Macmillan , New York
American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism, English poetry -- History and crit
Statementby Harriet Monroe.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 322 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22938322M

Thrilling news is that the 7 previous Poetry & Art books ( to ) have been accepted into The Poets House library in New York City, one of the premiere poetry libraries in the country. The book will be a part of their library collection as well and will be on special display at the Poets House in the fall.

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