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- by Adrienne Rich (1929 - 2012), "The crib", appears in Necessities of Life, in Night-Pieces: for a Child, no. 1, first published 1966, copyright © [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- by Elizabeth Walton Vercoe (b. 1941), "For a Child: The Crib", 1975 [soprano, piano, vibraphone], from Herstory I, no. 4a [ sung text checked 1 time]
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