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The book of men

Dorianne Laux

The book of men

poems

by Dorianne Laux

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Published by W. W. Norton & Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDorianne Laux
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.A8455 B66 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24384264M
ISBN 109780393079555
LC Control Number2010037722
OCLC/WorldCa601107901

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