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The Author to Her Book

The Author to Her Book


by Anne Bradstreet

The Author to Her Book: Dirty, Dirty, Dirty True or False

1. How does the book’s “visage” appear to the speaker? -> Awesome
2. What does the speaker wish to “amend”? -> Blemishes
3. What does the speaker see after she washes the book’s face? -> A nice clean complexion
4. What does the book wear while trudging to the press? -> Rags
5. What happens when the speaker attempts to rub off a spot? -> She creates the perfect poem