Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins
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Published by Oxford University Press, H. Milford in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementedited with notes by Robert Bridges.
ContributionsBridges, Robert Seymour, 1844-1930., Williams, Charles, 1886-1945., Bennett, E. A. (bookplate), Hill, Brian (bookplate)
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, [4], 159, [1] p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21772657M

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