Alba the Spanish woman
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Alba the Spanish woman forty-two poems by Margot Van Sluytman

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Published by Palabras Press in Peterborough, Ont .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementMargot Van Sluytman.
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. ;
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19797131M
ISBN 100973260920
OCLC/WorldCa53823636

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