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Actfive, and other poems.

Archibald MacLeish

Actfive, and other poems.

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Published by J. Lane .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published by Random House, 1948.

The Physical Object
Pagination64p.,23cm
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18703850M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacLeish, Archibald, Actfive and other poems. London: Bodley Head, (OCoLC) Document Type. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacLeish, Archibald, Actfive, and other poems. New York, Random House []. Actfive And Other Poems Hardcover – January 1, by Archibald MacLeish (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Cited by: 3. We are offering ACTFIVE AND OTHER POEMS Archibald MacLeish; Random House. New York, NY. () Stated First Printing. This book is hard-bound in patterned paper covered boards with a gilt stamped blue cloth spine, in a dust jacket with some soiling, and edge-wear.

The covers show some light rubbing to the corners and spine-ends. The binding is Seller Rating: % positive. Author Name MACLEISH, ARCHIBALD. Title ACTFIVE AND OTHER POEMS. Binding HardBOUND. Book Condition VERY GOOD. Jacket Condition FAIR TO GOOD. Type ARCHIBALD MACLEISH.

Edition First Edition. Size OCTAVO. Publisher NEW YORK RANDOM HOUSE Inscription SIGNED BY ARCHIBALD MACLEISH. Seller ID MLGH MacLeish said several times that in the long poem “Actfive,” published in Actfive and Other Poems inhe tried to come to terms with his and the world’s experiences in the immediately preceding years: the challenge and suffering of World War II, the opportunities and failures of the peace, the loss of so many faiths.

Actfive and other poems. New York: Random House. MLA Citation. MacLeish, Archibald. Actfive and other poems / Archibald MacLeish Random House New York Australian/Harvard Citation.

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