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Quintessence of dust a quarter moon, a quarter of a century in a woman"s lifetime : herstory in poetry by Mary Ruby M. Palma

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Published by New Day Publishers in Quezon City, Philippines .
Written in English


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In English, and some poems in Tagalog.

StatementMary Ruby M. Palma.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 85 p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16473305M
ISBN 109711011789
ISBN 109789711011789
LC Control Number2007449169
OCLC/WorldCa191846540

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