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Published by Published by the British Council in collaboration with the English Association of Sir [sic] Lanka in Colombo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sri Lankan poetry (English)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 152-154.

    Other titlesContemporary Sri Lankan poetry in English.
    Statementedited by Rajiva Wijesinha.
    ContributionsWijesinha, Rajiva., British Council (Sri Lanka), English Association of Sri Lanka.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9440.6 .A68 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 154 p. ;
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1832827M
    ISBN 109559055003
    LC Control Number89904740

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