Of Woman Born, Adrienne Rich. Bantam, 1981.
Vintage paperback. Some light shelfwear. 'Special edition' sticker on cover. No markings inside. Good condition.
Adrienne Rich was and American poet and essayist. Widely influential, Rich’s poetry was consistently political and feminist. She was credited as being one of the first to address the oppression of women and lesbians in a poetic context.
Of Woman Born: Motherhood as Institution and Experience was her 1976 collection of essays about her own experiences as a mother and the imposition of the institution of motherhood on women in a patriarchal society.