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Published by Owl Press in Woodacre, California .
Written in English

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Other titlesHymns of St. Bridget and other writings.
StatementBill Berkson & Frank O"Hara ; [cover by Alex Katz].
ContributionsO"Hara, Frank., Katz, Alex, 1927-
LC ClassificationsPS3552.E7248 H93 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p.leaves ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20352948M

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