Typewritten Partial Draft of "The Owl's Nest"

From Elizabeth Bishop and the Literary Archive by Bethany Hicok

  • A typewritten partial draft of "The Owl's Nest" is shown where Bishop has made many insertions in black ink. A Brazilian post-office box address appears in the upper right corner.
Creator Role
  • Literary Criticism
  • Poetry
  • 1957-06
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  • Typewritten partial draft of “The Owls’ Nest,” dated by Vassar archivists as 1957. This is the first in the typewritten series, and includes Bishop’s handwritten draft of what will become the final, italicized stanza of the poem. (VC 57.13; Courtesy of Vassar College)