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 and translator of more than fifty books. He is a two-time recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and winner of a National Book Award, a Tanning Prize, a PEN Translation Prize, a Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, and other honors. His most recent books are The Moon before Morning, The Shadow of Sirius, The Book of Fables, and Present Company.