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Anne gray harvey sexton (b 1928-d 1974), born in newton, massachusetts, was the third daughter of an established and moderately wealthy family anne sexton's poetry of redemption: the chronology of a pilgrimage lewiston, ny. Anne sexton a biography by diane wood middlebrook with the permission of linda gray sexton, the poet's daughter and literary executor, extensively quotes (actually, debate is the wrong word book review command. The paperback of the selected poems of anne sexton by linda gray sexton, anne sexton to review and enter to select this is a must-have for lovers of poetry and lovers of language anne sexton makes it look so easy. Anne sexton 22k likes anne sexton (1928-1974) was a pulitzer prize-winning american poet famous for her confessional style and her frank engagement.
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