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Poems for a good and happy life

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Published by CrossAmerica Books in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Virtues -- Poetry.,
  • Conduct of life -- Poetry.,
  • Happiness -- Poetry.,
  • Ethics -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesPoems for a good & happy life
    Statementcompiled and with introductions by Myrna Reid Grant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6110.V54 P64 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 312 p. ;
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL283253M
    ISBN 101568652283
    LC Control Number97185729
    OCLC/WorldCa37801546


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