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The Paper Garden: Mrs. Delany Begins Her Life's Work at 72 by  MOLLY PEACOCK - Signed First Edition - 2010 - from Contact Editions (SKU: 030656)

The Paper Garden: Mrs. Delany Begins Her Life's Work at 72

The Paper Garden: Mrs. Delany Begins Her Life's Work at 72 by  MOLLY PEACOCK - Signed First Edition - 2010 - from Contact Editions (SKU: 030656)
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The Paper Garden: Mrs. Delany Begins Her Life's Work at 72

by PEACOCK, MOLLY

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ISBN 10
0771070330
ISBN 13
9780771070334
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2010. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Pictorial boards, white lettering. Clean pictorial dust jacket. First edition, signed on the pictorial front page. A biography of Mary Granville Pendarves Delaney, who, instead of becoming a sedate pensioner, began creating mixed-media collages..

Synopsis

Molly Peacock is an acclaimed poet, essayist and creative nonfiction writer. Her latest work of nonfiction is The Paper Garden: Mrs. Delany Begins Her Life’s Work at 72 , at once a biography of an extraordinary 18th century artist and a meditation on late-life creativity. Her most recent collection of poems is The Second Blush , love poems from a midlife marriage. As President of the Poetry Society of America, Molly Peacock was one of the creators of New York's Poetry in Motion program; coediting Poetry In Motion: One Hundred Poems From the Subways and Buses . She serves as a Faculty Mentor at the Spalding University Brief Residency MFA Program and is also the Series Editor of The Best Canadian Poetry in English .

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
The Paper Garden: Mrs. Delany Begins Her Life's Work at 72
Author
PEACOCK, MOLLY
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0771070330
ISBN 13
9780771070334
Publisher
McClelland & Stewart
Place of Publication
Toronto
Date Published
2010
Keywords
First Edition, Hardcover, Dust Jacket
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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