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post-symbolist period French poetic currents, 1900-1920. by William Kenneth Cornell

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English


  • French poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 171-174.

SeriesYale Romanic studies, 2d ser., 6, Yale Romanic studies, 2d ser., 6
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 182 p ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18957091M

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