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solitary city

R. A. D. Ford

solitary city

poems and translations.

by R. A. D. Ford

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Translations from Russian,
  • Russian poetry -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Includes translations from the Russian of Pasternak and others, also from Brazilian, Yugoslav and French poets.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20239662M

    The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad for them; and the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose. Lamentations | View whole chapter | See verse in context How doth the city sit solitary, that was full of people! how is she become as a widow! she that was great among the nations, and princess among the provinces, how is. His work includes advocating for reforms to solitary confinement and other practices in the New York City jails on Rikers Island. He currently works as strategist for the ACLU’s Campaign for Smart Justice, which is dedicated to reducing the US prison population by 50 percent and eradicating racial disparities in the criminal justice system.

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