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The Cambridge companion to Robert Frost

Author: Robert Faggen
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays by experts in the field explores key dimensions of Robert Frost's poetry and life. Frost remains one of the most memorable and beguiling of modern poets. Writing in the tradition of Virgil, Milton, and Wordsworth, he transformed pastoral and georgic poetry both in subject matter and form. Mastering the rhythms of ordinary speech, Frost made country life the point from which to view the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Guides, manuels, etc
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 00052917
(OCoLC)45330286
Named Person: Robert Frost; Robert Frost; Robert Frost; Robert Frost; Robert Frost; Robert Frost
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Faggen
ISBN: 052163248X 9780521632485 0521634946 9780521634946 0511221789 9780511221781
OCLC Number: 123911191
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, p.)
Contents: "Stay Unassuming": the lives of Robert Frost / Donald G. Sheehy --
Frost Biography and A witness tree / William Pritchard --
Frost and the Questions of pastoral / Robert Faggen --
Frost and the Ancient muses / Helen Bacon --
Frost as a New England poet / Lawrence Buell --"Across Spaces of the Footed Line": the meter and versification of Robert Frost / Timothy Steele --
Frost's poetry of metaphor / Judith Oster --
Frost and the meditative lyric / Blanford Parker --
Frost's poetics of control / Mark Richardson --
Frost's politics and the Cold War / George Monteiro --
"Synonymous with Kept": Frost and economics / Guy Rotella --
Human presence in Frost's universe / John Cunningham.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Faggen.
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A 2001 collection of specially-commissioned essays, enabling readers to explore Frost's art and thought.  Read more...

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"...a useful introduction to one of America's greatest poets." Virginia Quarterly Review "A 20-page treatment of Frost's metrics and versification is one of the best of its kind... important and Read more...

 
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