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The poets and poetry of the West with biographical and critical notices by William Turner Coggeshall

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Published by Follett, Foster in Columbus .
Written in English



  • West (U.S.),
  • Minnehaha Falls (Minn.)


  • Lee, Minnie Mary, 1826-1903,
  • Shaw, Frances A,
  • American literature -- West (U.S.),
  • Poets, American,
  • West (U.S.) -- Biography,
  • Minnehaha Falls (Minn.) -- Poetry

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby William T. Coggeshall.
GenreBiography., Poetry.
LC ClassificationsPS561 .C7
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 688 p. ;
Number of Pages688
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7015930M
LC Control Number10002761

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