Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of about 12 related to Elizabeth Bishop: Life and the Memory of It.   

Remembering Elizabeth Bishop: An Oral Biography

Gary Fountain, Peter Brazeau - Biography & Autobiography - 1996 - 408 pages
This book interweaves more than 120 interviews with relatives, friends, colleagues, and students of Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979), one of America's finest poets. Among the ...
Limited preview - About this book

Elizabeth Bishop: The Biography of a Poetry

Lorrie Goldensohn - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 306 pages
Traces the evolution of Elizabeth Bishop's poetry through her writings, including unpublished and unfinished works, and examines how her work was influenced by her lesbianism ...
Limited preview - About this book

The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop

Angus Cleghorn, Jonathan Ellis - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 248 pages
Elizabeth Bishop is increasingly recognized as one of the twentieth century's most important and original poets. Initially celebrated for the minute detail of her descriptions ...
Limited preview - About this book

On Elizabeth Bishop

Colm Tóibín - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 224 pages
In this book, novelist Colm Tóibín offers a deeply personal introduction to the work and life of one of his most important literary influences—the American poet Elizabeth ...
Limited preview - About this book

Elizabeth Bishop at Work

Eleanor Cook - Literary Criticism - 2016
Critics and biographers praise Elizabeth Bishop’s poetry but have little to say about how it does its sublime work—in the ear and in the mind’s eye. Eleanor Cook examines in ...
Limited preview - About this book

Elizabeth Bishop: Her Artistic Development

Thomas J. Travisano - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 227 pages
In this book, the first study of Elizabeth Bishop's whole career, Travisano explores her development as an artist. Through sensitive reading of the poems, supported by ...
Limited preview - About this book

One Art: Letters

Elizabeth Bishop - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 725 pages
Robert Lowell once remarked, "When Elizabeth Bishop's letters are published (as they will be), she will be recognized as not only one of the best, but one of the most prolific ...
Limited preview - About this book

Conversations with Elizabeth Bishop

Elizabeth Bishop, George Monteiro - Biography & Autobiography - 1996 - 164 pages
Gathers twenty-five years of the poet's conversations with various interviewers, in which she discusses personal experiences, principal themes, the authors who influenced her ...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search