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Darling Ro and the Benét women

Author: Evelyn Helmick Hively
Publisher: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first book-length study of a gifted American writer and her life during the 1920s. The Benet name immediately evokes Stephen Vincent and his older brother William Rose, Pulitzer Prizewinning poets and novelists during the first half of the twentieth century. Less well remembered are the remarkable women related to the Benet brothers, including Rosemary Carr, Stephen's wife; Laura, his sister; Elinor  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Rosemary Benét; Rosemary Benét; Rosemary Benét; Stephen Vincent Benét; Rosemary Benét; Stephen Vincent Benét; Rosemary Benét
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Helmick Hively
ISBN: 9781606350966 160635096X
OCLC Number: 697808312
Description: xiii, 139 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introductions --
Paris and love --
At home --
Marriage and families --
Complications --
Baby --
Tragedy --
Paris encore --
Productive days --
Pain and grief --
From Paris to New York --
End of a decade --
Good-byes.
Responsibility: Evelyn Helmick Hively.

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Presents a revealing glimpse of social and literary life in New York and Paris during the 1920s. Using a recently released collection of letters from the Benet Collection at Yale University, author  Read more...

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