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Poems from On the offbeat

Mervyn Morris

Poems from On the offbeat

read at the Barn Theatre, October-November, 1966

by Mervyn Morris

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Published in [n.p .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Cover title.

Other titlesOn the offbeat.
Statement[by] Mervyn Morris, Basil McFarlane [and] Dennis Scott.
ContributionsMcFarlane, Basil., Scott, Dennis.
LC ClassificationsPR6063.O77 P6
The Physical Object
Pagination[31] l.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5527053M
LC Control Number67000905

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