Audio Recording Elizabeth Bishop and James Ingram Merrill reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, April 15, 1974

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Title
Elizabeth Bishop and James Ingram Merrill reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium, April 15, 1974
Summary
Ms. Bishop reads three poems from her collection Poems: North & South--a cold spring; three poems from The complete poems, and three uncollected poems. Mr. Merrill reads three poems from Braving the elements and the poem, Verse for Urania.
Contributor Names
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979.
Merrill, James, 1926-1995.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund.
Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1974.
Contents
Ms. Bishop reads: View of the Capitol from the Library of Congress -- From Trollop's journal -- Crusoe in England -- Poem -- Large bad picture -- At the fishhouses -- Filling station -- House guest -- Five flights up -- Mr. Merril reads: The black mesa -- Up and down -- Verse for Urania -- The Victor dog.
Notes
-  Introduced by Daniel Hoffman.
-  Sponsored by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
-  Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
-  Literary recordings, rev., enl. ed., p. 21.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
LWO 7787
Library of Congress Control Number
94838829
Online Format
audio
Description
Ms. Bishop reads three poems from her collection Poems: North & South--a cold spring; three poems from The complete poems, and three uncollected poems. Mr. Merrill reads three poems from Braving the elements and the poem, Verse for Urania.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/94838829
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Bishop, Elizabeth, James Merrill, Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund, and Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. Elizabeth Bishop and James Ingram Merrill reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. 1974. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/94838829/.

APA citation style:

Bishop, E., Merrill, J., Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry And Literature Fund & Archive Of Recorded Poetry And Literature. (1974) Elizabeth Bishop and James Ingram Merrill reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/94838829/.

MLA citation style:

Bishop, Elizabeth, et al. Elizabeth Bishop and James Ingram Merrill reading their poems in the Coolidge Auditorium. 1974. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/94838829/>.