Twenty years of hands [poems] by Simon Perchik

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Published by Elizabeth Press in New Rochelle, N.Y .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsPS3566.E69 T9 1966
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5526817M
LC Control Number67000563

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