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POEMS FROM THE BACK COUNTRY (1968)
“For a Stone Girl at Sanchi”

Reed College, February 14, 1956

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Anyone who’s ever seen pictures of Hindu sculpture knows…” refers to the plates in Heinrich Zimmer Jr.’s book The Art of Indian Asia, Its Mythology and Transformations.  See The Back Country, p. 74, for variants between recorded version and published text.

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