The Pawnbroker's Daughter

The Pawnbroker's Daughter

by Maxine Kumin


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393246339
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 07/13/2015
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 860,441
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Maxine Kumin (1925—2014), a former U.S. poet laureate, was the author of nineteen poetry collections as well as numerous works of fiction and nonfiction. Her awards included the Pulitzer Prize, the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, the Aiken Taylor Award, the Poet’s Prize, and the Harvard Arts and Robert Frost medals.

Table of Contents

I Need Money? See Pete. Recollections by the Pawnbroker's Daughter 13

II Love in Wartime 41

III Metamorphosis: From Light Verse to the Poetry of Witness 69

IV Our Farm, My Inspiration 93

V The Making of PoBiz Farm 129

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