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Gary Snyder

Jon Halper

Gary Snyder

Dimensions of a Life

by Jon Halper

  • 296 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Random House, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Snyder, Gary,,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Poets, American,
  • Literary,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Biography,
  • 1930-,
  • 20th century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8348606M
    ISBN 100871566168
    ISBN 109780871566164


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