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John Masefield

a life

by Constance Babington-Smith

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masefield, John, 1878-1967,
  • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementConstance Babington Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6025.A77 Z553
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 261 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4721537M
    ISBN 100025046004
    LC Control Number78008648
    OCLC/WorldCa3893341

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