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Poems of Laughter and Violence

Billy Childish

Poems of Laughter and Violence

Selected Poems, 1981-1986

by Billy Childish

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Published by Hangman Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12076009M
    ISBN 10187189476X
    ISBN 109781871894769
    OCLC/WorldCa29794035

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