Clothes in a museum
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Clothes in a museum a poem by Michael Pinney

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Published by Bettiscombe P. in Dorset .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementlay-out and photograph by John Miles.
LC ClassificationsPR6066.I52 C5
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 18 leaves.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4370027M
ISBN 100850190037
LC Control Number78536563

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