The oldest killed lake in North America
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The oldest killed lake in North America poems, 1979-1981 by Hayden Carruth

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Published by Salt-Works Press in Grenada, Miss .
Written in English

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StatementHayden Carruth
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26896572M

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