Lines of battle and other poems by Henry Howard Brownell

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Statementby Henry Howard Brownell, selected with an introduction by M. A. De Wolfe Howe.
ContributionsHowe, M. A. De Wolfe 1864-1960, ed.
LC ClassificationsPS1145.B5 L5 1912
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 166 p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6542039M
LC Control Number12008684

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