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An American Writer at the End of His Life

by Robert Lowry

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Published by Letters in Toronto .
Written in English


About the Edition

First publication by the author in years. Sixteen poems, a drawing, author"s preface and afterword.

Edition Notes

StatementRobert Lowry
ContributionsNick Drumbolis (editor)
The Physical Object
Formatsewn pamphlet
Pagination[36]
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23992723M

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> Question: Who is the best American writer who ever lived? This is a very tough question to answer. It’s an opinion question that relies largely on one’s person tastes for literature and, if we are to try answering this objectively, we would als The Young Writer. His life as a writer essentially began in That year he had weathered a harrowing sealing voyage, one in which a typhoon had nearly taken out London and his ://

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