The vagabond"s breakfast by Richard Gwyn

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Published by Alcemi, U.S. distributor Dufour Editions in Talybont, Ceredigion, [Wales], [Chester Springs, PA] .

Written in English

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  • Welsh Authors,
  • Welsh Poets,
  • Biography

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Book details

StatementRichard Gwyn
LC ClassificationsPR6057.W85 Z46 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25383943M
ISBN 100956012558
ISBN 109780956012555
LC Control Number2011500142

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