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The Apprentice Mage, 1865-1914 (W.B. Yeats: A Life, Vol. 1)

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

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Number of Pages672
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7384675M
ISBN 100192880853
ISBN 109780192880857

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