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Portrait of a father

Author: Robert Penn Warren
Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, [1988] ©1988
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
One of America's great poets writes of his father, lost through death and discovered again through insistent recollection. A death in the family forces a re-sorting and reshaping of all that we can recall of times and people gone from us as we measure our identities by their remembered images. While prowling in the past, Warren is drawn to likenesses between himself and his father, between himself and others of his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989.
Portrait of a father.
Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©1988
(DLC) 88000005
Named Person: Robert Penn Warren; Robert Franklin Warren; Warren family.; Warren family.; Robert Franklin Warren; Robert Penn Warren
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Penn Warren
OCLC Number: 898038171
Description: 1 online resource (79 pages)
Contents: Portrait of a father --
Responsibility: Robert Penn Warren.


We encounter his mother and his mother's mother, his father's Warren line thrown back over three generations, as he draws forth sameness, giving shape and full form and then sharp recognition to  Read more...


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