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Italian poetry a selection from St. Francis of Assisi to Salvatore Quasimodo, in Italian with English translation. by Luciano Rebay

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Published by Dover in New York .
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Edition Notes

StatementSelection, introd., biographical and critical notes, translations by Luciano Rebay.
LC ClassificationsPQ4225.E5 R4 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 148 p.
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5219863M
ISBN 100486226719
LC Control Number75129516

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