F.D. Reeve





F.D. Reeve

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born
in Philadelphia, The United States
September 18, 1928

died
June 28, 2013

gender
male

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About this author

Franklin D'Olier "F.D." Reeve was an American academic, writer, poet, Russian translator, and editor. He was also the father of actor Christopher Reeve. He started his academic career teaching Russian language and literature at Columbia University before moving to Wesleyan University as chairman of the Russian Department.

Reeve was an officer of the Poetry Society of America, the founding editor of "Poetry Review," the secretary of Poets House in its formative years, and was associated with the New England Poetry Club and the New York Quarterly. He published over two dozen books of poetry, fiction, criticism, and translation.


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My Sister Life: A Novel
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3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1963
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1961
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The Puzzle Master and Other...
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The Blue Cat Walks the Earth
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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The Russian Novel
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1966
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