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Beyond the mountains

Kenneth Rexroth

Beyond the mountains

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by Kenneth Rexroth

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Published by City Lights Books in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKenneth Rexroth.
SeriesDirection (New York, N.Y.) -- 20
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3535 E923 B4
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p.
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17256631M

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