Marianne Moore


Born
in Kirkwood, Missouri, The United States
November 15, 1887

Died
February 05, 1972

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Marianne Craig Moore (November 15, 1887 – February 5, 1972) was an American Modernist poet, critic, translator, and editor. Her poetry is noted for formal innovation, precise diction, irony, and wit.

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Average rating: 3.99 · 7,410 ratings · 532 reviews · 96 distinct worksSimilar authors
Complete Poems

4.02 avg rating — 2,952 ratings — published 1967 — 13 editions
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The Poems of Marianne Moore

4.03 avg rating — 358 ratings — published 1921 — 20 editions
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Observations

4.05 avg rating — 164 ratings — published 1924 — 5 editions
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The Selected Letters

4.35 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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Becoming Marianne Moore: Th...

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O to Be a Dragon

3.70 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 1957 — 3 editions
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Selected Poems

3.75 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1935 — 3 editions
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Fairy Tales

3.30 avg rating — 37 ratings2 editions
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Collected Poems

3.80 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1951 — 4 editions
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New Collected Poems

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