John Berryman

John Berryman
Copyright Jerry Bauer

John Berryman was born in Oklahoma in 1914. The author of several volumes of poetry, of which The Dream Songs is considered his masterwork, he died, a suicide, in 1972.


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Paul Muldoon reads John Berryman's "Dream Song 14"

"Listen to this poetry reading to hear the poet Paul Muldoon read John Berryman's poem ""Dream Song 14,"" from his poetry collection The Dream Songs, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book Award for Poetry. Learn more about the book The Dream Songs at http://us.macmillan.com/thedreamsongs/JohnBerryman Read more about poet John Berryman at http://us.macmillan.com/author/johnberryman-author Learn more about poet Paul Muldoon at http://us.macmillan.com/author/paulmuldoon"

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The Dream Songs

John Berryman; Introduction by W. S. Merwin
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

This edition combines The Dream Songs, awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1965, and His Toy, His Dream, His Rest, which won the National Book Award for...


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Berryman's Shakespeare

John Berryman; Edited by John Haffenden; With a Preface by Robert Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Edited by John Haffenden With a Preface by Robert Giroux John Berryman, one of America's most talented modern poets, was winner of the Pulitzer Prize for...


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John Berryman

John Berryman; Edited by Charles Thornbury
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

This volume brings together all of Berryman’s poetry, except for his epic The Dream Songs, ranging from his earliest unpublished poem (1934) to those...


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Stephen Crane

John Berryman
Hill and Wang

This is the only biography by a leading American poet of the great American writer, Stephen Crane. John Berryman originally wrote this book in 1950 for the...


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Freedom of the Poet

John Berryman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Less than a year before his death in 1972, John Berryman signed a contract with his publisher for a book of prose, The Freedom of the Poet, for which he had...


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Recovery

John Berryman; Foreword by Saul Bellow
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In the author's words, Recovery is a novel about "the disease called alcoholism, recognized by the American Medical Association only in 1964."


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Seventy Seven Dream

John Berryman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks


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Homage to Mistress Bradstreet

John Berryman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks


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