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Circles on the Water Paperback – May 12, 1982


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 299 pages
  • Publisher: Knopf; 1 edition (May 12, 1982)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0394707796
  • ISBN-13: 978-0394707792
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.1 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,088,737 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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More than 150 poems from her seven books of poetry written between 1963 and 1982.

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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on July 30, 1999
Format: Paperback
I truly love this book. It includes a fine sampling of Ms. Piercy's work. There are love poems, feminist poems, poems about animals and vegetables and living at the Cape. I bought the book about 15 years ago and I continue to read these poems. Each time I do I get something new. A must-have for anyone who loves poetry!
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Nanci on August 18, 2000
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I had never read Marge Piercy until I found a poem of hers in an anthology and then rushed out to find whatever I could find written by her. That is substantial. I love this book. It contains a wide range of emotions and subjects, all written in a style that makes the poem easy to identify with, while containing multiple layers that make it new every time you read it. Highly recommended.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on August 5, 1997
Format: Paperback
I love Marge Piercy's poems and this book is the best collection I know. Her clear thinking, uncompromising feminism, her brassy humor, and her hopeful insight have been a delight that I return to again and again
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By S. Mace on March 10, 2013
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A great book of poems. Marge Piercy is a woderful poetess. I have enjoyed reading this alone and also sharing it with friends
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