English verse-structure
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English verse-structure a prefatory study by Thomas Stewart Omond

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English


  • English language -- Versification.

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Statementby T. S. Omond.
LC ClassificationsPE1505 .O4 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p. ;
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5063984M
ISBN 100841465088
LC Control Number74030010

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