Elizabeth Bishop

Elizabeth Bishop

Life and the Memory of It

Book - 1993
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Baker & Taylor
Traces the life of the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, discusses her major poems, and looks at how events in her life influenced her writing

University of California Press
Elizabeth Bishop dedicated her poetry to telling “what really happened.” Yet what really happened in the life on one of the twentieth century's finest and most beloved American poets has eluded readers for years. In this first full biography, Brett Miller pieces together the compelling and painful story of Bishop's life and traces the writing of her brilliantly crafted poems.

Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, [1993]
Copyright Date: ©1993
ISBN: 9780520079786
Branch Call Number: 811x BISHO MILLI
Characteristics: xvii, 602 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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