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Published by Federation of International Poetry Associations of UNESCO in Santa Claus, IN .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementJeno Platthy.
LC ClassificationsPS3566.L3 C67 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2068757M
ISBN 109290420219
LC Control Number88081074

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