Menu

Elizabeth Bishop

Elizabeth Bishop (February 8, 1911 – October 6, 1979) was an American poet and short-story writer. She was Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1949 to 1950, the Pulitzer Prize winner for Poetry in 1956, the National Book Award winner in 1970, and the recipient of the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 1976.

Books by Elizabeth Bishop

  • 9780811211734 72

    The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz: 1957-1987

    Octavio Paz, Eliot Weinberger, Eliot Weinberger, Elizabeth Bishop, Paul Blackburn, Lysander Kemp, Denise Levertov, John Frederick Nims, Charles Tomlinson

    Bilingual Edition, Paperback, 1991

    “Paz's poetry is a seismograph of our century’s turbulence, a crossroads where East meets West."—Publishers Weekly
  • 9780811227568 72

    The Poems of Octavio Paz

    Octavio Paz, Eliot Weinberger, Elizabeth Bishop, Paul Blackburn, Denise Levertov, Muriel Rukeyser, Charles Tomlinson

    Paperback, 2018

    Now in paperback, the definitive, life-spanning, bilingual edition of the poems by the Nobel Prize laureate