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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mexican poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • English poetry.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Samuel Beckett ; compiled by Octavio Paz ; preface by C. M. Bowra.
SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works
ContributionsBeckett, Samuel, 1906-
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p. ;
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16511130M

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