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A collection of critical essays on American poetry from its earliest examples to the beginning of the First World War.
|Statement||edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.|
|Series||The Critical cosmos series|
|LC Classifications||PS305 .A54 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 576 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||576|
|LC Control Number||86017113|
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