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Favourite love poems

Favourite love poems

  • 158 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by M. O"Mara Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Love poetry, English.,
  • Love poetry, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementchosen by Charles Osborne ; illustrations by Robert Anning Bell.
    ContributionsOsborne, Charles, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1184 .F3 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2252572M
    ISBN 10094839708X
    LC Control Number89129711
    OCLC/WorldCa20523301

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