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10 edition of American sports poems found in the catalog.

American sports poems

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Published by Orchard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Juvenile poetry,
  • Children"s poetry, American,
  • Sports -- Poetry,
  • American poetry -- Collections

  • About the Edition

    A collection of poems on sports, ranging from solo running, hunting, and fighting, to football and baseball from the spectator"s point of view.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementselected by R.R. Knudson and May Swenson.
    ContributionsKnudson, R. Rozanne, 1932-, Swenson, May.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS595.S78 A44 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2394733M
    ISBN 100531083535, 0531057534
    LC Control Number87024384

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