To a sister loneliness poems by Michael Brian Oliver

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Published by Fiddlehead Poetry Books in Fredericton, N.B .

Written in English

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Statementby Michael Brian Oliver.
SeriesFiddlehead poetry books ;, 276
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9195.7 .F53 no. 276, PR9199.3.O4 .F53 no. 276
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4214058M
ISBN 100920110614
LC Control Number80493561

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