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Frank O'Hara (1926–1966)

Author of Lunch Poems

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Frank O'Hara 1926-1966 Poet Frank O'Hara was born in Baltimore, MD and raised in Massachusetts. He served in the Navy and then studied at Harvard and the University of Michigan. From 1952 to 1966, O'Hara was on the staff at the Museum of Modern Art. He was a critic and a playwright and stayed active in the art scene. O'Hara published six books of poetry from 1952 until his death. Frank O'Hara died in 1966 when he was run down by a dune buggy on Fire Island. The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara edited by Donald Allen (Knopf, 1971), the first of several posthumous collections, shared the 1972 National Book Award for Poetry. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Lunch Poems (Author) 807 copies, 10 reviews
Meditations in an Emergency 373 copies, 4 reviews
Selected Poems 249 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems 140 copies
Poems Retrieved 112 copies, 1 review
Jackson Pollock 88 copies, 1 review
In Memory Of My Feelings 58 copies, 1 review
Early Writing 35 copies
Second Avenue 18 copies
The Portable Beat Reader (Viking Portable Library) (Contributor) 1,376 copies, 8 reviews
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (Contributor) 673 copies, 3 reviews
The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry (Contributor) 547 copies, 3 reviews
A Pocket Book of Modern Verse (Contributor, some editions) 409 copies, 1 review
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 354 copies, 3 reviews
The New American Poetry 1945-1960 (Contributor) 287 copies, 2 reviews
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 255 copies, 4 reviews
The Penguin Book of Homosexual Verse (Contributor) 214 copies, 2 reviews
The Art of Losing (Contributor) 168 copies, 20 reviews
Emergency Kit (Contributor, some editions) 100 copies, 1 review
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