FEINSTEIN, Elaine (b. 1930). Poet, novelist & biographer.
Autograph manuscript signed, 1 page 4to, undated. A moving poem entitled Urban Lyric, the poem tells of the gaunt lady of the service wash who finds beauty in the dusty street, her senses awakened by adversity.
Together with a typewritten poem, Homesickness / In Memory of Maria Fadayeva Enzensberger, with autograph corrections.
Provenance: Sothebys, 17 December 1996, Lot 208, sold on behalf of the Royal Society of Literature.
The image shows the autograph poem only.