Poems of the old West

a Rocky Mountain anthology
  • 240 Pages
  • 4.92 MB
  • English

University of Denver Press , Denver
Poetry of places -- Rocky Mountains Region, Rocky Mountains Region -- Description and travel -- P
Statementedited by Levette J. Davidson.
ContributionsDavidson, Levette Jay, 1894-1957
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23755533M

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