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Bradstreet, anne severall poems compiled with great variety and, from the manuscripts, meditations divine and morall together with letters and occasional pieces by anne bradstreet edited by josephine k piercy gainesville, fl dickinson, emily disability doctorow , e l. The shambhala anthology of women's spiritual poetry celebrates the unique spiritual life of recorded poet, a sumerian priestess named enheduanna (circa 2,300 bce), to anne sexton from early buddhist nuns to emily dickinson from hildegard anne bradstreet, sappho, sylvia.
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