Letters from the island
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Letters from the island poems. by Siv Cedering Fox

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Published by Fiddlehead Poetry Books in [Fredericton, N.B .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPS3556.O955 L4
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5099716M
ISBN 10091919740X
LC Control Number74171666

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