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The Voice of the Poet : Elizabeth Bishop

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The second installment of our exclusive The Voice of the Poet series, comprised of rare archival recordings, some never before released, featuring the acclaimed Elizabeth Bishop.

This audio production is accompanied by a book containing the text to the poems and a commentary by J.D. McClatchy.
Audio Cassette, Abridged, 0 pages
Published April 4th 2000 by Random House Audio (first published 2000)
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Kat Arouet
Seriously overrated.
Jenni
This is a great audio of Bishop because there are recordings of when she was younger and older. She reads the poems wonderfully.
Jo
Feb 03, 2008 Jo rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: poetry fans
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I liked (not loved) her poems but received a nice surprise. She made me LOL several times. Don't miss this one.
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Elizabeth Bishop was an American poet and writer from Worcester, Massachusetts. She was the Poet Laureate of the United States from 1949 to 1950, a Pulitzer Prize winner in 1956. and a National Book Award Winner for Poetry in 1970. She is considered one of the most importa
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