The poetry of Robert Frost.Edited by Edward Connery Lathem.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-319843

Description

xx, 607 pages, portrait 22 cm, The long awaited comprehensive and authoritative edition. The Poetry of Robert Frost brings together for the first time the full contents of all eleven of Frost's individual books of verse, from A Boy's Will through In the Clearing. More than 350 poems comprise this new volume, scrupulously prepared under the editorship of Edward Connery Lathem, a Frost scholar, Librarian of Dartmouth College, and friend of the poet. Mr. Lathem, in his notes, records extensive bibliographical information about the publication of Robert Frost's poetry during nearly three-quarters of a century -- from 1894, when his first poem appeared in a publication of national circulation, to the final volume the poet worked on just before his death. The editor also carefully traces textual changes that have occurred in the poetry over the years. This handsome volume, the standard edition of Frost's poetry, is a lasting tribute to America's best-loved poet. - Jacket flap.

Details

Descriptive Terms

American poetry
American poetry.
Poesia Norte Americana.

Originator

Frost, Robert, 1874-1963.
Lathem, Edward Connery, editor.

Contents

The Pasture. -- A Boy's Will. -- North of Boston. -- Mountain Interval. -- New Hampshire. -- West-Running Brook. -- A Further Range. -- A Witness Tree. -- Steeple Bush. -- In The Clearing. -- A Masque of Reason. -- A Masque of Mercy.

Publication

New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Description

xx, 607 pages, portrait 22 cm
The long awaited comprehensive and authoritative edition. The Poetry of Robert Frost brings together for the first time the full contents of all eleven of Frost's individual books of verse, from A Boy's Will through In the Clearing. More than 350 poems comprise this new volume, scrupulously prepared under the editorship of Edward Connery Lathem, a Frost scholar, Librarian of Dartmouth College, and friend of the poet. Mr. Lathem, in his notes, records extensive bibliographical information about the publication of Robert Frost's poetry during nearly three-quarters of a century -- from 1894, when his first poem appeared in a publication of national circulation, to the final volume the poet worked on just before his death. The editor also carefully traces textual changes that have occurred in the poetry over the years. This handsome volume, the standard edition of Frost's poetry, is a lasting tribute to America's best-loved poet. - Jacket flap.

Notes

This volume brings together for the first time the full contents of all 11 of Frost's individual books of verse.
"Bibliographical and textual notes": pages 523-582.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica

ISBN

0030725356
9780030725357

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-110.416

Other People and Orgs

Frost, Robert.

Material Type

Poetry.
Juvenile literature.

Edition

[1st ed.].

Variant Title

Poems