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Poets of Ohio selections representing the poetical work of Ohio authors from the pioneer period to the present day, with biographical sketches and notes. by Emerson Venable

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Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit .
Written in English



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  • American poetry -- Ohio,
  • Poets, American -- Homes and haunts -- Ohio,
  • Ohio -- Intellectual life,
  • Ohio -- Poetry

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 345-356.

StatementCincinnati, R. Clarke Co., 1909.
LC ClassificationsPS571.O3 V4 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination356 p.
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5424315M
ISBN 100810336227
LC Control Number73018459

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Position History: Dave Lucas. Start of Term: January 5, Position History: Amended Substitute Senate Bill Num which created the position of Ohio Poet Laureate, was signed into into law by Gov. John Kasich on Decem According to the law: The Ohio poet laureate shall be appointed by the governor from a list of not less than three candidates recommended by the Ohio . The Ohio Poetry Association (OPA) is an active group of poets and lovers of poetry who have a relationship with Ohio. OPA has members throughout the United States and beyond. We seek to promote and support poets and the art of poetry and those it touches. Ohio Poetry Association, Columbus, OH. 1K likes. Since founded in Columbus in , the Ohio Poetry Association has become statewide in scope. Our mission is to promote the art of poetry 5/5(4). Books shelved as ohio-history: The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West by David McCullough, The Ohio Frontier.