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The birth machine

Author: Elizabeth Baines
Publisher: Cambridge : Salt, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As Zelda labours in childbirth, she sinks into a surreal world where the past blends with the present, and facts become merged with fairytale and myth.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Baines
ISBN: 9781907773020 1907773029
OCLC Number: 645706526
Notes: Originally published: London: Women's, 1983.
Description: vii, 141 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The Birth MachineAuthor's Note
Responsibility: Elizabeth Baines.

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An odd novel, and very compelling. * Head and Hands * The first well-crafted and surreal novel from a talented new writer. * Literary Review *

 
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