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7 edition of Stand Up Poetry found in the catalog.

Stand Up Poetry

An Expanded Anthology

by Charles Harper Webb

  • 204 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by University Of Iowa Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry anthologies: from c 1900 -,
  • Los Angeles,
  • 20th Century American Poetry,
  • English,
  • Poetry,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Poetry / Single Author / American,
  • 20th century,
  • American poetry,
  • California,
  • Recitations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8111888M
    ISBN 100877457956
    ISBN 109780877457954
    OCLC/WorldCa48177094

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