Presented in two sections, "Memory: Persons and Places" and "Stories," this book offers the collected prose writings of Elizabeth Bishop (1911-79), one of America's most celebrated and admired poets. The selections are arranged not by date of compostion, but in biographical order, such that reading this volume greatly enriches one's understanding of Bishop's life--and thus her poetry as well. "Bishop's admirers will want to consult her "Collected Prose" for the light it sheds on her poetry," as David Lehman wrote in ...

Collected Prose 1984, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

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The Collected Prose 1984, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

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The Collected Prose 1984, Chatto & Windus, London

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