Cowboy poetry turning to face the wind by Jane Morton

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StatementJane Ambrose Morton.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O883 C68 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3699104M
ISBN 10193172508X
LC Control Number2003114906

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