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Toward the distant islands

by Hayden Carruth

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Published by Copper Canyon Press in Port Townsend, Wash .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHayden Carruth ; edited and with an introduction by Sam Hamill.
ContributionsHamill, Sam.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3505.A77594 T69 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3412602M
ISBN 101556592361
LC Control Number2005028705

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