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Edward Snow

Edward Snow

Edward Snow has published several previous volumes of Rilke translations with North Point Press, including Uncollected Poems (1996); The Book of Images (1994); New Poems [1908]: The Other Part (1987); and New Poems [1907] (1984), winner of the 1985 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award. He is the recipient of an Academy of Arts and Letters Award for the body of his Rilke translations, as well as the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. He is also the author of Inside Bruegel (1997) and A Study of Vermeer (1979; revised and expanded, 1994). He is a professor of English at Rice University and lives in Houston, Texas.

A Selected Bibliography

Poetry

The Temple (1633)

Non-Fiction

A Priest to the Temple: Or The Country Parson, his Character and Rule of Life (1952)