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Robert Frost (1) [1874–1963]

This page covers the author of The Poetry of Robert Frost.

For other authors named Robert Frost, see the disambiguation page.

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Robert Frost, the quintessential poet of New England, was born in San Francisco in 1874. He was educated at Dartmouth College and Harvard University. Although he managed to support himself working solely as a poet for most of his life and holding various posts with a number of universities, as a young man he was employed as a bobbin boy in a mill, a cobbler, a schoolteacher, and a farmer. Frost, whose poetry focuses on natural images of New England, received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry four times for: New Hampshire, Collected Poems, A Further Range, and A Witness Tree. His works are noted for combining characteristics of both romanticism and modernism. He also wrote A Boy's Will, North of Boston, Mountain Interval, and The Gift Outright, among others. Frost married Elinor Miriam White in 1895, and they had six children--Elliott, Lesley, Carol, Irma, Marjorie, and Elinor Bettina. He died in Boston in 1963. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from The Poetry of Robert Frost… (more)
The Poetry of Robert Frost 4,883 copies, 17 reviews
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening 2,300 copies, 50 reviews
Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost 1,773 copies, 38 reviews
Robert Frost's Poems 1,198 copies, 10 reviews
Mountain Interval 1,197 copies, 11 reviews
You Come Too 743 copies, 8 reviews
Complete Poems of Robert Frost 578 copies, 5 reviews
Selected Poems 557 copies, 3 reviews
A Boy's Will/North of Boston 504 copies, 3 reviews
Robert Frost: Selected Poems 481 copies, 2 reviews
In the Clearing 421 copies, 2 reviews
Frost 367 copies
The poems of Robert Frost 180 copies, 3 reviews
North of Boston 168 copies, 3 reviews
Birches 154 copies, 3 reviews
Early Poems 145 copies, 1 review
Versed in Country Things 133 copies, 4 reviews
A Swinger of Birches 96 copies, 1 review
New Hampshire 96 copies, 2 reviews
Christmas Trees 93 copies, 2 reviews
A further range 84 copies, 1 review
A Boy's Will 78 copies, 5 reviews
Poetry for Kids: Robert Frost 77 copies, 3 reviews
The Notebooks of Robert Frost 60 copies, 2 reviews
A Witness Tree 42 copies
The Runaway 29 copies
Steeple bush 24 copies, 1 review
Collected poems 20 copies
The Cow in Apple Time 12 copies, 1 review
From Snow to Snow 12 copies, 1 review
Robert Frost 9 copies
FUOCO E GHIACCIO POESIE 6 copies, 1 review
Fire and Ice 5 copies
Miles to Go 5 copies, 1 review
Dikt i utvalg 4 copies
Mowing [poem] 3 copies
My November Guest 3 copies, 1 review
The Death of the Hired Man 3 copies, 1 review
The Mending Wall 3 copies, 1 review
Home Burial [poem] 2 copies, 1 review
Stars [poem] 2 copies
Early Poetry 2 copies
Dust of Snow 2 copies, 2 reviews
Caprice 2 copies, 1 review
Love and a Question {poem} 2 copies, 1 review
Gebre I Sol 2 copies
55 wierszy 1 copy
Kitty Hawk 1 copy
Prosa 1 copy
Healing Poetry 1 copy, 1 review
Waiting 1 copy
In a Vale 1 copy
Storm Fear 1 copy
The Code {poem} 1 copy, 1 review
In Neglect 1 copy
The Armful 1 copy
Revelation 1 copy
One Hundred and One Famous Poems (Contributor, some editions) 1,834 copies, 17 reviews
The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (Contributor) 1,175 copies, 9 reviews
Winter Poems (Contributor) 1,075 copies, 10 reviews
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 882 copies, 7 reviews
The Best American Essays of the Century (Contributor) 736 copies, 4 reviews
The Best Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis (Contributor) 516 copies, 11 reviews
A Pocket Book of Modern Verse (Contributor, some editions) 421 copies, 1 review
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 369 copies, 3 reviews
Baseball: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 315 copies, 4 reviews
The Art of Losing (Contributor) 182 copies, 20 reviews
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (Contributor) 156 copies, 1 review
Randall Jarrell's Book of Stories (Contributor) 139 copies, 1 review
American Wits: An Anthology of Light Verse (Contributor) 130 copies, 3 reviews
A Comprehensive Anthology of American Poetry (Contributor) 125 copies, 2 reviews
Emergency Kit (Contributor, some editions) 106 copies, 1 review
The Standard Book of British and American Verse (Contributor) 105 copies, 1 review
The Norton Book of Friendship (Contributor) 92 copies
Twentieth Century American Poetry (Contributor) 87 copies, 2 reviews
Storytelling and Other Poems (Childcraft) (Contributor) 87 copies, 2 reviews
New Poets of England and America (Introduction) 84 copies, 1 review
American Sonnets: An Anthology (Contributor) 64 copies
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (Contributor) 62 copies, 1 review
Autumn: A Spiritual Biography of the Season (Contributor) 56 copies, 2 reviews
Lament for the Makers: A Memorial Anthology (Contributor) 46 copies, 1 review
The Ecopoetry Anthology (Contributor) 44 copies, 1 review
Prose and Poetry for Appreciation (Contributor) 44 copies
A Quarto of Modern Literature (Contributor) 38 copies
Spring: A Spiritual Biography of the Season (Contributor) 32 copies, 1 review
The Grandma Moses storybook (Contributor) 29 copies
The Magic Circle: Stories and People in Poetry (Contributor) 29 copies, 1 review
60 Years of American Poetry (Contributor) 28 copies
Dark of the Moon: Poems of Fantasy and the Macabre (Contributor) 25 copies, 1 review
Soliloquy for Pan (Contributor) 20 copies
American Poetry, 1922 A Miscellany (Contributor) 19 copies, 2 reviews
Trees: A Celebration (Contributor) 13 copies
American Poems 1779-1900 (Contributor) 11 copies
King Jasper (Introduction, some editions) 8 copies
Men and Women: The Poetry of Love (Contributor) 7 copies
Perspectives on poetry (Contributor) 6 copies
War poems from the Yale review (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review

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