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Nancy Byrd Turner

  • Death is only an old door / Set in a garden wall.

    • Nancy Byrd Turner,
    • "Death Is a Door," Star in a Well ()
  • The Bookshop has a thousand books, / All colors, hues, and tinges, / And every cover is a door / That turns on magic hinges.

    • Nancy Byrd Turner,
    • "The Bookshop," in Schools for Democracy ()

Nancy Byrd Turner, U.S. poet, editor

(1880 - 1971)