The Shadow of Sirius

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The Shadow of Sirius

By W. S. Merwin

Copper Canyon Press, Paperback, 9781556593109, 117pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2009


Winner of the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.

About the Author
W.S. Merwin is the author of over fifty books of poetry, prose, and translations. He has earned every major literary prize, most recently the National Book Award for Migration: New and Selected Poems. He lives in Hawaii where he raised endangered palm trees.