American Primitive (or John and Abigail).

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  • American,
  • Drama,
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Open LibraryOL11421059M
ISBN 10082220035X
ISBN 109780822200352

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The New York Times described her as far and away, [America's] best-selling poet. Oliver’s first collection of poems, No Voyage and Other Poems, was published inwhen she was During the early s, Oliver taught at Case Western Reserve University.

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