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Published by Utah State University Press in Logan, Utah .
Written in English


  • Swenson, May -- Pictorial works,
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Pictorial works

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementR.R. Knudson, Suzzanne Bigelow ; with a foreword by Richard Wilbur.
ContributionsBigelow, Suzzanne, 1929-
LC ClassificationsPS3537.W4786 Z727 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL997001M
ISBN 100874212189
LC Control Number96035686

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