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Elizabeth Bishop's poetics of description

Author: Zachariah Pickard
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2009
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many readers are struck by Elizabeth Bishop's use of clear, striking descriptions of the physical world, and no scholar has ever asked how Bishop's commitment to description shapes her writing and thinking.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Elizabeth Bishop; Elizabeth Bishop; Elizabeth (Schriftstellerin) Bishop; Elizabeth Bishop; Elizabeth Bishop; Elizabeth (Schriftstellerin) Bishop
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Zachariah Pickard
ISBN: 9780773576100 077357610X 1282866567 9781282866560
OCLC Number: 759157083
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (1 online resource (x, 212 p.))
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Imagery --
Surrealism --
Epiphany --
Water --
War --
Narrative --
Travel --
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