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Leaves and ashes

John Haines

Leaves and ashes

poems

by John Haines

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Published by Kayak Books in Santa Cruz, Ca .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Haines
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3558.A33 L4
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. (p. 52 blank) :
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24811687M
LC Control Number78109252

  Frank McCourt (–) was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Irish immigrant parents, grew up in Limerick, Ireland, and returned to America in For thirty years he taught in New York City high schools. His first book, Angela’s Ashes, won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Award /5().   The writer takes the reader on the visual path of cumbersome skirts, unpaved streets, non-electric lighting and a rigid cultural perspective. This series is wonderful and A Bucket of Ashes unites loose ends and leaves the reader most satisfied. Do not miss this series, this author and most of all, this book/5(5).   Ashes (Book 2 The Kindred Series) - Ebook written by Erica Stevens. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Ashes (Book 2 The Kindred Series)/5(69).   A Breath of Snow and Ashes - Ebook written by Diana Gabaldon. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Breath of Snow and Ashes/5(82).


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