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W.H. Auden in the autumn of the age of anxiety by Alan Levy

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Published by Permanent Press in Sag Harbor, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Auden, W. H. 1907-1973.,
  • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 115-138.

Statementby Alan Levy.
LC ClassificationsPR6001.U4 Z756 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 150 p. :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3515970M
ISBN 100932966314
LC Control Number82084008

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