Descent from Parnassus by Dilys Powell

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Lawrence, D. H. 1885-1930.,
  • Eliot, T. S. 1888-1965.,
  • Sitwell, Edith, Dame, 1887-1964.,
  • Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967.,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

Edition Notes

Printed in Great Britain.

Book details

Statementby Dilys Powell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR603 .P6 1935
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., ix-xvii, 220, [1]p.
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6329461M
LC Control Number35030565
OCLC/WorldCa2694394

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