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The Fire Box - Poetry in Britain and Ireland After 1945

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Published by Picador (UK) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry anthologies: from c 1900 -,
  • 1945-,
  • Ireland,
  • Great Britain,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Poetry,
  • 20th century,
  • English poetry,
  • Irish authors

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10491082M
    ISBN 100330369180
    ISBN 109780330369183

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