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First World War poets

Alan Judd

First World War poets

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Published by NPG in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain -- Literature and the war.,
    • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Portraits.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 15).

      Other titles1st World War poets
      StatementAlan Judd and David Crane.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesNPG character sketches
      ContributionsCrane, David., National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR605.W65 J83 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6886860M
      ISBN 101855142031
      LC Control Number00503113
      OCLC/WorldCa38117764


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