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The Father

The Father( )
Author: Olds, Sharon
ISBN:978-0-679-74002-5
Publication Date:Apr 1992
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Knopf
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.95
Book Description:

The Father is a sequence of poems, a daughter's vision of a father's illness and death. It chronicles these events in a connected narrative, from the onset of the illness to reflections in the years after the death. The book is, most of all, a series of acts of understanding. The poems are impelled by a passion to know, and a freedom to follow wherever the truth may lead. The book goes into area of feeling and experience rarely entered in poetry. The ebullient...
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Book Details
Pages:96
Detailed Subjects: Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.88 x 8.37 x 0.23 Inches
Book Weight:0.3 Pounds
Author Biography
Olds, Sharon (Author)
Sharon Olds was born in San Francisco. She lives in New York City.




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