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Bishop, Elizabeth 1911-1979

Overview
Works: 753 works in 1,513 publications in 6 languages and 80,137 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Records and correspondence  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Diaries  Musical settings  Biographical television programs  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Former owner, Editor, Performer, Compiler, Other, Translator, Librettist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3503.I785, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Bishop
The complete poems, 1927-1979 by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
74 editions published between 1933 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,288 libraries worldwide
A collection of 149 poems by the author
American poetry : the twentieth century by E. E Cummings( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,349 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The collected prose by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
36 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,074 libraries worldwide
A compilation of fiction and nonfiction includes both previously published and hitherto unpublished stories, such as In the Village, The Housekeeper, and Gwendolyn and nonfiction works discovered among the author's papers after her death
Brazil by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
35 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
Endowed with inestimable natural wealth, Brazil's development has been hindered by an unstable social and economic background. a report on this and the signs of change are part of a colorful account of Brazil's past, present, and future
Geography III by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Miss Bishop's fifth book of poetry includes such recent works as Crusoe in England, Five Flights Up, and the prose poem 12 O'Clock News
Questions of travel; [poems] by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
19 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
Nineteen poems, and the story of a Nova Scotia childhood, "In the village."
Becoming a poet : Elizabeth Bishop with Marianne Moore and Robert Lowell by David Kalstone( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 969 libraries worldwide
"Becoming a poet traces the evolution of Elizabeth Bishop's poetic career through her friendships with other poets, notably Marianne Moore and Robert Lowell. Published in 1989 following critic David Kalstone's death, with the help of a number of his friends and colleagues, it was greeted with uniformly enthusiastic praise. Hailed at that time as "one of the most sensitive appreciations of Elizabeth Bishop's genius ever composed" and "a first-rate piece of criticism" and "a masterpiece of understanding about friendship and about poetry," it has been largely unavailable in recent years."--Jacket
An anthology of twentieth-century Brazilian poetry by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and Portuguese and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Works by fourteen Brazilian poets with translations by Elizabeth Bishop, Paul Blackburn, Ashley Brown, Jane Cooper, Richard Eberhart, Barbara Howes, June Jordan, Galway Kinnell, Jean R. Longland, James Merrill, W.S. Merwin, Louis Simpson, Mark Strand, Jean Valentine, Richard Wilbur, and James Wright
Poems by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
14 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Bishop is one of America's greatest writers, and her art is loved and admired by readers and fellow poets alike. The poems that make up Bishop's small and select body of work display honesty and humor, grief and acceptance, observing nature and human nature with painstaking accuracy. Her poems often start outwardly, with geography and landscape--from New England and Nova Scotia, where she grew up, to Florida and Brazil, where she later lived-- and move inexorably toward "the interior," exploring as they do fundamental questions of knowledge and perception, love and solitude, and the ability or inability of form to control chaos
Poems : North & South ; A cold spring by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
7 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Voices & visions ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
College course in American poetry presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
The diary of "Helena Morley " by Helena Morley( Book )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
This diary was kept by the author (Alice Dayrell Brant) when she was between the ages of twelve and fifteen (1893-1895), and living in Diamantina, a small diamond mining town in southeastern Brazil. The little girl describes her homework, her love of parades and dresses, her father who could scarcely make a living in the mines, and her most beloved grandmother
The ballad of the burglar of Babylon by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
A ballad, based on an actual incident, in which an escaped convict, preferring ninety hours of being pursued to ninety years in prison, is hunted down by army soldiers near the Rio de Janeiro slum where he was raised
North & south by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
13 editions published between 1946 and 1996 in English and French and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Chamber music by John Harbison( file )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Bishop : one art ( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
The life of American Poet Elizabeth Bishop, related through photographs, readings of her poems and critical commentary by various poets and writers
A mirror on which to dwell : (six poems of Elizabeth Bishop) : for soprano and chamber orchestra by Elliott Carter( score )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 246 libraries worldwide
50 collected songs by Ned Rorem( score )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Dear Elizabeth : five poems & three letters to Elizabeth Bishop by May Swenson( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Elizabeth Bishop( Book )
7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bishop, Elizabeth
Elizabet Bišop
Elizabeth Bishop
Elizabeth Bishop Amerikaans dichteres (1911-1979)
Elizabeth Bishop amerikansk författare och poet
Elizabeth Bishop amerikansk skribent og poet
Elizabeth Bishop amerykańska poetka
Elizabeth Bishop poetessa e scrittrice statunitense
Elizabeth Bishop Poetisa estadounidense
Elizabeth Bishop US-amerikanische Dichterin und Schriftstellerin
Elizabetha Bishop
Элизабет Бишоп американская поэтесса
בישוף, אליזבת, 1911-1979.
בישופ, אליזבט
בישופ, אליזבט 1911-1979
בישופ, אליזבת 1911-1979
إليزابيث بيشوب
الیزابت بیشاپ شاعر و نویسنده آمریکایی
엘리자베스 비숍
エリザベス・ビショップ
ビショップ・エリザベス
伊莉莎白·畢曉普
伊丽莎白·毕晓普
Languages
English (376)
Spanish (6)
French (4)
German (3)
Portuguese (3)
Hebrew (1)
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