Coming into Eighty by May Sarton
Poems

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews

unrated

Synopsis

In this collection, May Sarton takes on the subject of herself in old age.

Here are her observations and reflections both on daily events and on the larger questions of life and death, the difficulties and rewards of living alone. Her many fans will find Sarton as celebratory and fresh as ever.
 

About May Sarton

See more books from this Author
May Sarton (1912-1995) was an acclaimed poet, novelist, and memoirist.
 
Published November 17, 1994 by W. W. Norton & Company. 72 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Coming into Eighty

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

In these sparely fashioned poems Sarton (The Silence Now) contemplates life from the perspective of 80 years. The book is dedicated to the poet's cat, her muse. This may seem whimsical, and some of th

Nov 14 1994 | Read Full Review of Coming into Eighty: Poems

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

In these sparely fashioned poems Sarton (The Silence Now) contemplates life from the perspective of 80 years.

| Read Full Review of Coming into Eighty: Poems

Rate this book!

Add Review