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The dark end of the street

Maria Damon

The dark end of the street

margins in American Vanguard poetry

by Maria Damon

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • American poetry,
  • Literature and society,
  • Marginality, Social, in literature,
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics),
  • History and criticism,
  • American Experimental poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-291) and index.

    StatementMaria Damon
    SeriesAmerican culture -- 7, American culture (Minneapolis, Minn.) -- 7.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS325 .D36 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 305 p. :
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24800452M
    ISBN 100816619867, 0816619875
    LC Control Number92021872

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