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2 edition of And I reach for the brassy ring-- found in the catalog.

And I reach for the brassy ring--

May Langridge

And I reach for the brassy ring--

poems of May Langridge : which consist mainly of portraits of people, funny, mean and magical.

by May Langridge

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Published by Langridge Productions in Don Mills, Ont, Limited ed .
Written in English


Edition Notes

RBSC copy: No. 3 of 135 copies. In original white paper covers.

The Physical Object
Pagination[127] p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19475080M

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And I reach for the brassy ring-- by May Langridge Download PDF EPUB FB2

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