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11 edition of Poetry of the people found in the catalog.

Poetry of the people

comprising poems illustrative of the history and national spirit of England, Scotland, Ireland, and America

by Charles Mills Gayley

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Published by Ginn & company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk songs, English,
  • Folk songs, English -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and arranged with notes, by Charles Mills Gayley and Martin C. Flaherty.
    ContributionsFlaherty, Martin Charles, 1871-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1175 .G35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 403 p.
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13534417M
    LC Control Number04002125
    OCLC/WorldCa2371329


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