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The Idiom of Love Love Poetry from the Early Sonnets to the Seventeenth Century by Judy Sproxton

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Published by Duckworth Publishers .
Written in English


  • Literary studies: general,
  • Poetry & poets: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Continental European,
  • Poetry,
  • Europe,
  • General,
  • Literature & Fiction / Poetry

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7833341M
ISBN 100715628267
ISBN 109780715628263

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