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7 edition of Rare and Commonplace Flowers found in the catalog.

Rare and Commonplace Flowers

The Story of Elizabeth Bishop and Lota De Macedo Soares

by Carmen L. Oliveira

  • 17 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Individual architects,
  • Lesbian studies,
  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • Specific Groups - Lesbians,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Brazil,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Literary

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNeil K. Besner (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8026007M
    ISBN 100813533597
    ISBN 109780813533599
    OCLC/WorldCa173164551

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