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Published by Lulu.com .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8544318M
ISBN 101430306602
ISBN 109781430306603
OCLC/WorldCa154681196

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- Much loved husband of Cilla, father of Catherine, Amanda and the late Christopher. Loving Grandpa of William, Caitlin, Courtney & Victoria. Oliver, who won the Pulitzer Prize in and the National Book Award in She wrote 15 books of poetry and essays, and in the New York Times described her as “far and away, this country’s best-selling poet.” In an interview with NPR, Oliver said: “Poetry, to be understood, must be clear. It mustn’t be fancy.”. Mary Olivier is a semi-autobiographical novel of the life of author May Sinclair. Well written- in a sort of stream-of-consciousness style, we follow Mary from birth to about age Things do not turn out as expected for Mary- a husband does not appear, her fortune is not made.4/5(17). Mary Oliver was described by The New York Times as "far and away, [America's] best-selling poet." She has won both the Pulitzer Prize in and the National Book Award in Oliver's poetry has been called an "indefatigable guide to the natural world, particularly to its lesser-known aspects" (Kumin, ).

  Mary Oliver was an American poet who won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. Similarly, in , The New York Times described her as "far and away, this country's best-selling poet." Famous for. The poet who wrote 'American Primitive'. When I heard the news that Pulitzer-Prize winning poet Mary Oliver had died, it felt as if someone had knocked the wind from was precisely the kind of moment that would have led me straight to her poetry for a chance to reflect. One of the first times I read Mary Oliver, it was because two of her poems were sent to me as a gift by an old friend who watched as I whirled like a dervish in.   Dr. Billy Ingram via Getty Images Mary Oliver. Mary Oliver's poetry can often read like prayers -- full of humility, yearning and awe. Although her faith doesn't neatly fit into any one organized religion, the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer still considers herself to be a deeply spiritual person. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of Best Seller in Nature Poetry. Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver. by Mary Oliver | out of 5 stars Hardcover $ $ 99 $ $ trade it in, give it a second life.