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Author Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979.
Title Prose / Elizabeth Bishop ; edited by Lloyd Schwartz.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 9  828 B    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 507 p. : facsim. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [491]-493) and index.
Contents Stories and Memoirs. The baptism -- The sea and its shore -- In prison -- Gregorio Valdes, 1879-1939 -- Mercedes Hospital -- The farmer's children -- The housekeeper -- Gwendolyn -- In the village -- Primer class -- The country mouse -- The U.S.A. School of Writing -- A trip to Vigia -- Efforts of affection: a memoir of Marianne Moore -- To the Botequim & back -- Memories of Uncle Neddy.
Brazil -- Essays, Reviews, and Tributes. As we like it: Miss Moore and the delight of imitation -- Review of Annie Allen by Gwendolyn Brooks -- Review of XAIPE: 71 poems by E.E. Cummings -- Love from Emily -- Review of The riddle of Emily Dickinson -- What the young man said to the psalmist -- The manipulation of mirrors -- Introduction to The diary of "Helena Morley" -- A new capital, Aldous Huxley, and some Indians -- "I was but just awake" -- Robert Lowell's Life studies -- "Writing poetry is an unnatural act ..." -- Some notes on Robert Lowell -- A sentimental tribute -- Flannery O'Connor: 1925-1964 -- On the railroad named Delight -- Gallery note for Wesley Wehr -- An inadequate tribute -- Introduction to An anthology of twentieth-century Brazilian poetry -- A brief reminiscence and a brief tribute.
Translations. From The diary of "Helena Morley" -- Stories by Clarice Lispector. The smallest woman in the world. A hen. Marmosets -- Correspondence with Anne Stevenson, 1963-1965 -- Appendix: Early prose. On being alone -- A mouse and mice -- The thumb -- Then came the poor -- From "Time's Andromedas" -- Gerard Manley Hopkins: notes on timing in his poetry -- The last animal -- Dimensions for a novel.
Added Author Schwartz, Lloyd, 1941- editor.
Added Title Prose works. Selections
ISBN 9780374125578 (cloth : alk. paper)
0374125570 (cloth : alk. paper)