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W. S. Merwin

Poet (30-Sep-1927 — 15-Mar-2019)


W. S. Merwin. Summer Doorways: A Memoir. Counterpoint Press. 2006. 224pp.


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  7. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.476)

  9. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.164)

  10. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.489)

  11. World Authors 1950-1970 (pp.986-88)

  12. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.677)

  13. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.497)

  14. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.91)

  15. Who's Who in Twentieth-Century World Poetry (p.217)

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