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Poetry and the moderns

George Stuart Gordon

Poetry and the moderns

inaugural lecture delivered before the University of Oxford, 3 December 1934

by George Stuart Gordon

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, T. S. 1888-1965 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Poetry.,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1935 ed. published by Clarendon Press, Oxford.

    Statementby George Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1055 .G56 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p. ;
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4717940M
    ISBN 100848209451
    LC Control Number78004640
    OCLC/WorldCa3770992

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