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Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


  • Beat generation -- Poetry.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementselected and edited by Carmela Ciuraru.
SeriesEveryman"s library pocket poets
ContributionsCiuraru, Carmela.
LC ClassificationsPS614 .B336 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination250 p. ;
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3656145M
ISBN 100375413324
LC Control Number2002510236

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