Poems: Selected and New, 1950-1974 by Adrienne Rich

This book is a collection of poetry that spans over two decades of the author's work. The poems explore various themes such as love, loss, identity, and the struggles of womanhood. The author's unique voice and perspective shine through in each poem, offering readers a glimpse into her world and experiences. The collection also includes several new poems, showcasing the author's growth and evolution as a poet.

The 3070th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 120

Since this book was first published in 1975, there is a penalty of 1.6%. The age adjusted score is 118.08.

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