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Poems of humor & protest.

Kenneth Patchen

Poems of humor & protest.

by Kenneth Patchen

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Published by City Lights Books in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Pocket poets series -- no. 3
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3531 A764 P6 1959
The Physical Object
Pagination48p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21553559M

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I guess our senses of humor aren't exactly linked up. The book seems a bit dated and I don't like when he writes poems /5. Poems of Humor and Protest (The Pocket Poets Series, Number 3) [Kenneth Patchen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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InPatchen was recognized by the National Foundation on the Arts and Humanities for “a life-long contribution to American letters.”.

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