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Author: Florence Elon
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Florence Elon's first book shows her to be a young poet of impressive range, an American who draws on continental European, Jewish and cosmopolitan roots, and whose sense of exile is pervasive. Through poems about uprooting and refugees, through sequences about her mother and father, and others which journey in and out of marriage and divorce, she grapples with personal concerns which effortlessly take on universal  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Florence Elon
ISBN: 0436146126 9780436146121
OCLC Number: 11160667
Description: 81 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Florence Elon.

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Florence Elon's first book shows her to be a young poet of impressive range, an American who draws on continental European, Jewish and cosmopolitan roots, and whose sense of exile is pervasive. Through poems about uprooting and refugees, through sequences about her mother and father, and others which journey in and out of marriage and divorce, she grapples with personal concerns which effortlessly take on universal significance; and always with a verbal and rhythmical skill that is entirely appropriate.--Jacket flap

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