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The dream of a common language : poems 1974-1977

Author: Adrienne Rich
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [1978] ©1978
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Thirty-nine poems that examine various aspects of "woman-to-woman relationships."

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Genre/Form: Poetry
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrienne Rich
ISBN: 0393045102 9780393045109
OCLC Number: 3609539
Notes: "Twenty-one love poems": pages 25-36.
Awards: Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Award 1978
Description: 77 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: I. Power --
II. Twenty-one love poems --
III. Not somewhere else, but here.
Responsibility: Adrienne Rich.
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