Ambition and anxiety Ezra Pound"s Cantos and Derek Walcott"s Omeros as twentieth-century epics by Line Henriksen

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StatementLine Henriksen.
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Paginationxxiii, 342 p. ;
Number of Pages342
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ISBN 109789042021495

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