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Poetry and Prose

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A collection that features some of his most popular poetry, such as "In the Clearing," "After Apple-Picking," "The Death of the Hired Man," and selections of his best prose work, much of it little known or previously unpublished.
Paperback, 496 pages
Published September 15th 1984 by Holt Paperbacks (first published 1972)
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This book provides a great insight not only into the collection of poetry of Robert Frost, but also into his developing personality and perspective. Robert starts out very insecure about his poetry and his continued source of inspiration, and then blossoms with confidence by asserting his own personality and views. His last poem and letter both question the meaning of life and affirm his desire to never let life go.

"...there's one thing I shan't write in the past, present, or future, and that is...more
from Chard DeNiord's presentation Oct. 2012
Frost is a master poet. Enough said.
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Flinty, moody, plainspoken and deep, Robert Frost was one of America's most popular 20th-century poets. Frost was farming in Derry, New Hampshire when, at the age of 38, he sold the farm, uprooted his family and moved to England, where he devoted himself to his poetry. His first two books of verse, A Boy's Will (1913) and North of Boston (1914), were immediate successes. In 1915 he returned to the...more
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