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All the poems of Muriel Spark. by Muriel Spark

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Published by New Directions Books in New York .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPR6037.P29 A17 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. ;
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3288654M
ISBN 100811215768
LC Control Number2004000948

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