Vegetation by Francis Ponge

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Written in English

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  • Poetry / Single Author / Continental European,
  • Contemporary Poetry,
  • Continental European,
  • Poetry,
  • French Poetry

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SeriesFrench Series
The Physical Object
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL8380293M
ISBN 100873760581
ISBN 109780873760584

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