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5 edition of Australian verse found in the catalog.

Australian verse

an Oxford anthology

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australian poetry.,
    • Australia -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementedited by John Leonard.
      GenrePoetry.
      ContributionsLeonard, John, 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9615.25 .A88 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 429 p. ;
      Number of Pages429
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL66822M
      ISBN 100195506995
      LC Control Number99165081


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