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6 edition of Brooklyn Biker and Other Poems found in the catalog.

Brooklyn Biker and Other Poems

Memories of a Street Poet

by Burton Rosenburgh

  • 338 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by MHR Designs .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American - General,
  • American,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8561929M
    ISBN 100970627602
    ISBN 109780970627605
    OCLC/WorldCa55109032

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