A Book of Women Poets From Antiquity to Now

A Book of Women Poets From Antiquity to Now

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Random House, Inc.
A monument to the literary genius of women throughout the ages, A Book of Women Poets from Antiquity to Now is an invaluable collection. Here in one volume are the works of three hundred poets from six different continents and four millennia. This revised edition includes a newly expanded section of American poets from the colonial era to the present.

"[A] splendid collection of verse by women" (TIME) throughout the ages and around the world; now revised and expanded, with 38 American poets.

Baker & Taylor
Anthologizes verses by women ranging from Enheduanna, a second millennium B.C. Sumerian princess, to the medieval poets Marie de France and Florencia de Pinar, to noteworthy poets of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

Publisher: New York : Schocken Books, [1992]
Edition: Revised edition
Copyright Date: ©1992
ISBN: 9780805209976
Branch Call Number: 808.81 Bo 1992
Characteristics: xxiv, 822 pages ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Barnstone, Willis 1927-
Barnstone, Aliki


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Jul 01, 2012

This is a beautiful collection, and I had to buy it for myself to read over and over.


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