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Robert Frost's poetry of rural life

Author: George Monteiro
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Frost claimed that all of his poetry was farm poetry. His deep admiration for Virgil's Georgics, or poems of rural life, inspired the creation of his own New England "georgics." This body of work can be seen as his answer to the haughty 20th-century modernism that seemed certain to define the future of Western poetry"--
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Robert Frost; Robert Frost; Robert Frost
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Monteiro
ISBN: 9780786497898 0786497890
OCLC Number: 895338325
Description: vii, 183 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The Poetry of Agriculture --
All Legends Are Local --
The Poet's Facts --
His Metaphysical Sonnet --
An Occupation Gone --
Adam's Curse --
The Passing Glimpse --
Solitary Griefs --
An Art of the Possible --
His Best Bid for Fame --
Crowe Ransom --
Axe and Helve --
A Single Peel --
Poem / Play --
Nothing Gold Can Stay.
Responsibility: George Monteiro.

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"Frost claimed that all of his poetry was farm poetry. His deep admiration for Virgil's Georgics, or poems of rural life, inspired the creation of his own New England "georgics." This body of work can be seen as his answer to the haughty 20th-century modernism that seemed certain to define the future of Western poetry"--

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"exceptionally well written, organized and presented...very highly recommended"--Midwest Book Review

 
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