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|Other titles||A voice from the hump.|
|Contributions||Wheatcroft, John, 1925-|
|LC Classifications||PS3573.H4 A6 1977|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||126 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||126|
|LC Control Number||75038451|
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Voice from the hump and A fourteenth-century poet's vision of Christ. South Brunswick, [N.J.]: A.S. Barnes, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Wheatcroft.
John Wheatcroft (J - Ma ) was an American writer and teacher. A novelist, poet, and playwright, Wheatcroft's works have appeared in The New York Times and the Beloit Poetry was born in in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and served in the United States Navy in World War II.
Wheatcroft attended Temple University, Rutgers University, and Bucknell University. The scribe either carried his writing utensils in his hands or—if he needed his hands for other things—slung over his shoulder in such a way that the palette lay on his chest, ink bag and brush holder on his back" (Hussein, Origins of the Book.
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