During her lifetime, Bishop published five slim books of poetry (80 poems in all). Geography III—Bishop’s final book, first published in 1976—brings together her more openly autobiographical poems—such as "Crusoe in England," "In the Waiting Room," and "The Moose."ContentsIn the Waiting RoomCrusoe in EnglandNight CityThe Moose12 O'Clock NewsPoemOne ArtThe End of MarchObjects & ApparitionsFive Flights Up
Elizabeth Bishop (1911—1979) was born in Worcester, Massachusetts. She traveled widely as an adult, living for years in France and then Brazil, before returning to the United States.
'The Shampoo' read by Henri Cole.