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witty and humorous side of the English poets

Arthur H. Elliott

witty and humorous side of the English poets

with a variety of specimens arranged in periods

by Arthur H. Elliott

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Published by Sampson Low in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wit and humor -- Poetry.,
  • English poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Arthur H. Elliott.
    GenrePoetry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 leaves, 335 p. :
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18638779M

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