On the poet and his craft

selected prose. by Theodore Roethke

Publisher: University of Washington Press in Seattle

Written in English
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  • Poetry.,
  • Poetics.

Edition Notes

StatementEdited with an introd. by Ralph J. Mills, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1064 .R6
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 154 p.
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5949864M
LC Control Number65022387
OCLC/WorldCa330704

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