Blarney Castle Postcard

From Elizabeth Bishop and the Literary Archive by Bethany Hicok

  • Black and white postcard of tourists at Blarney Castle.
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  • Literary Criticism
  • Poetry
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  • 1937
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  • Postcard of a group of tourists at Blarney Castle sent to Frani Blough in 1937 by Bishop, who turns the reverential scene of the ‘kissing of the stone’ into farce with her mocking message. (VC 34.6; Courtesy of Vassar College)