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- Sands of the Well (Magill Book Reviews)
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- O Taste and See (Masterplots II: Poetry, Revised Edition)
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- The Task (Masterplots II: Poetry, Revised Edition)
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- Author: Denise Levertov
Denise Levertov (LEHV-ur-tawf) was a visionary poet whose work combines the ethereal nature of consciousness with the specificity of the natural world. Levertov’s magical view of the world has its origins in her ancestry: Her mother was descended from the Welsh tailor and mystic Angel Jones of Mold; her father was descended from the noted Jewish mystic Schneour Zaiman, a Hasid, or member of a sect of Judaism that emphasized the soul’s communion with God. Levertov’s father ultimately converted to Christianity, becoming an Anglican priest, but he retained his...
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