Sands of the well by Denise Levertov

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Includes index.

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StatementDenise Levertov.
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LC ClassificationsPS3562.E8876
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Paginationviii, 36 p. ;
Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL22224930M
ISBN 100811213161

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