Elizabeth Bishop Summary

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Biographies (4)

1,314 words, approx. 5 pages
Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979) was a poet whose vivid sense of geography won her many honors.Elizabeth Bishop barely knew her parents. Her father died of Bright's disease eight months after she was born... Read more
7,060 words, approx. 24 pages
Elizabeth Bishop started publishing poems about 1935, but her reputation as one of the best American poets has emerged rather slowly. She never rushed into print, and only in her last years did she gi... Read more
10,690 words, approx. 36 pages
Elizabeth Bishop's critical reputation has grown steadily since her death in 1979. Always a respected poet honored by her peers, Bishop was not well known outside the poetry circles of New York and Bo... Read more
7,465 words, approx. 25 pages
Biography EssayElizabeth Bishop started publishing poems in the mid 1930s, but her reputation as one of the best American poets has emerged rather slowly. She never rushed into print, and only in her ... Read more