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Published by Rice University Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Eliot, T. S. 1888-1965 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Modernism (Literature) -- United States.,
  • American poetry -- European influences.,
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.),
  • Quotations in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-229) and index.

Statementby Elizabeth Gregory.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS310.M57 G74 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 238 p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL796786M
ISBN 100892633417
LC Control Number95032708

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